Mini-grant Award Winners

WEDF Announces Fall, 2019 Mini-Grants

 The Worcester Educational Development Foundation, Inc. is funding $ 6536 in mini-grants for educators in the Worcester Public Schools for programs that will enhance and enrich teaching and learning.

The programs align with curriculum and a WEDF’s four main areas of focus:

    • Health and Wellness
    • Culture and Arts
    • College and Career Readiness
    • STEM

The grants are funded through WEDF’s annual Distinguished Alumni & Friends of the Worcester Public Schools event. 

The request for proposals and a technical assistance session was offered to all instructional personnel in the Worcester Public Schools. A broad-based committee included representatives from the community and district and also included high school students.

awards: Spring, 2018

awards: Fall, 2018

2019 Mini-Grant Award Recipients

SchoolApplicantTitle
BelmontSheaHoop Designs
WEMSMorrisseyIndoor Plants
ThorndykeRiveraTRS Composts
Burncoat MiddleLordPainting Project
Burncoat MiddleCaezzaWhat’s the Matter with Color?
May StreetRobertFull STEM Ahead
BMS & BMHConnellLet’s Build Ballpark
MidlandIrizarryCreating a Classroom Museum
Columbus ParkMartinelliAnimals are Everywhere
South HighRichmondTravel to the Olympiad
Grafton StreetSavariaPhy Ed Fiasco
WTHSBrennerGrowing Technical Skills
ThorndykeDubreyKids in the Kitchen
Chandler MagBadenhausenWeather Station
West TatnuckMoynihanSTEAM in the Art Room
Lincoln StreetGabrielianRecharge and in Charge
DohertyHillCalculate Carbon Storage