Grants for World Class Schools

The Corpus Christi Education Foundation awards grants annually to teachers in the Corpus Christi Independent School District through the Grants for World Class Schools program, funding up to $2,500 per grant award for projects that meet the following criteria:

  • Promote Innovative Programming
  • Promote a Culture of College Readiness for All
  • Recognize Student Achievement and Teaching Excellence

Click below for the 2017-2018 Grants for World Class Schools application. Awards will be distributed in late Fall 2017.  

Grant for Class Schools 2017-2018 application – pdf doc

Grant for Class Schools 2017-2018 application – word doc

SAMPLE APPLICATIONS: APPLICANTS: Provided below for reference are three outstanding, high-scoring grant applications from a recent grant cycle. These are being posted as samples of excellent program ideas that have been funded in the past, as well as examples of how to complete a grant application.

SAMPLE – Nook a Book – Crockett ES

SAMPLE – Smart Music for Smart Children – Baker MS

SAMPLE – Sol or Wind: Powering Tomorrow’s Engineers through Green Energy – Cunningham MS

Other Funding Opportunities

For more information about the Corpus Christi Education Foundation, or to inquire about funding opportunities, call (361) 695-7412 or email