• Fostering Excellence, Innovation and Leadership


Do you have an innovative idea for the 2021-2022 school year?

After the year we have just experienced, innovation is more important than ever!

We are excited to see what you have in mind. Grants can be STEM or non-STEM. All MCPS teachers and schools are eligible!

Please complete an application and submit it to your principal by April 12, 2021.

Download the application from the below link.

2021 Innovative Educator Grant Application

Have questions about the application or the process? Take a look at the short presentation below.

Reach out to Maureen Arvai if you have questions.

Photos of previous Innovative Educator Grant award recipients (above).

The Manassas City Public Schools Education Foundation is proud to fund about $60,000 annually in teacher grants like these:

  • Dashing to Future Readiness – Haydon Elementary School

  • Engaging Primary Grade Students with OSMO – Weems Elementary School

  • Build a Guitar Camp – Osbourn High School

  • Curtain Call: A PBL Performance Experience – Baldwin Elementary

  • Focusing on 5 Cs and Building Grit with Breakout EDU –  All Elementary Schools

  • Cardio Pong: Brain and Body Engagement to Improve Fitness – Metz Middle School

  • Sensory Resources for Students – Baldwin Elementary

  • VEX IQ Robotics & Anatomy – Baldwin Intermediate School

  • Ping Pong Club – Osbourn High School

  • Robotics Clubs – All Elementary and Intermediate Schools

  • Garden Club Greenhouse – Mayfield Intermediate School

  • OHS First Robotics Club – Osbourn High School

  • Forget the Bus: Amazing Worldwide Field Trips Inside our Schools – Dean Elementary

  • MCPS PreK STEM Initiative – Weems Elementary

  • Creative Writing, Music, and Performance! – Round Elementary

  • Eagle Writing Center – Osbourn High School

  • Robotics and Coding for All Learners – Weems Elementary

  • Global Inventors – Round Elementary

  • SNAP – Spunky New Adventures for Positive Emotions – Metz Middle School

  • Alternative Seating for Kindergarten – Haydon Elementary School

  • Maker Space Idea Lab – Dean Elementary School

MCPSEF is a proud sponsor of Robotics teams at all levels in Manassas City.

Thank you to all of our partners and sponsors who help us support bringing innovation to life!

Interested in supporting Innovative Educators next year?

All donations help to bring these innovative ideas to life!

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