2010 Educational Leadership Grants


School Name


Grant Amount

Match

Grant Purpose

Harpeth Hall School

$250,000

1:1

The purpose of this grant is to establish The Center for STEM Education for Girls to increase girls' participation in STEM studies in high school and college and to encourage girls to aspire to STEM careers.

Norfolk Academy

$250,000

1:1

The purpose of this grant is to develop a selective complement to its academic program that will cultivate in students an aesthetic, civic, and ecological engagement with the Chesapeake Bay by articulating opportunities for interdisciplinary inquiry, independent research, and leadership both within and beyond the school community.

The Prairie School

$250,000

1:1

The purpose of this grant is to establish the Center for Developing Excellence, a dynamic, four-week, summer enrichment program for students entering grades 8, 9 & 10, whose goal will be to increase students' passion for, preparation toward, access to, and success in the highest level AP/IB math and science courses.