Classroom Connections

SRP offers a total of $200,000 in direct classroom funding annually through three distinct Classroom Connections grant programs.

SRP also offers funding to schools and nonprofit organizations in the education field via corporate contributions.

Learning Grants

Description: Grants to allow schools, teachers and students to develop projects and programs geared toward state-mandated competencies. Funds can be used to support innovative teaching strategies that improve student performance objectives in math and science.
Eligibility: All educators in metropolitan Phoenix, Pinal County, Gila County, Yavapai County, Page, St. Johns and NGS community chapters
Application period: Oct. 1 - Feb. 28
Additional information: 2016-17 recipientsJudging criteria Document is a PDFGrant-writing tips Sample grants Document is a PDF
Application period has closed.

Social Studies Grants

Description: Grants are awarded to help educators present academic content and teach skills in the interrelated disciplines of history, geography, civics, government, and economics.
Award:Up to $2,500 per school.
Eligibility: All educators in metropolitan Phoenix, Pinal County, Gila County, Yavapai County, Page, St. Johns and NGS community chapters
Application period: Oct. 1 - Feb. 28
Additional information: 2016-17 recipientsJudging criteria Document is a PDFGrant-writing tips Sample grants Document is a PDF


Application period has closed.

Powering Our Future Grants

Description: Grants for teachers grade 4-12 to purchase supplementary materials and supplies to teach the hands-on components of the Powering Our Future curriculum. Powering Our Future in-service workshops are offered regularly.
Award: Up to $350 per teacher.
Eligibility: Any educator who has completed a Powering Our Future workshop. Note: Teachers must attend workshop before applying for grant.
Application period: Year-round
Additional information: Grant-writing tips