Foundation for Belmont Education
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Grant Process
Step One:   CLICK the "Apply Now" button below to access a copy of the grant aplication (Microsoft Word).
Step Two: COMPLETE the application and save it to your computer.
Step Three: PRINT the completed application.
Step Four: OBTAIN the require signatures as outlined below.
Step Five: SEND the completed/signed application via interschool mail to:

The Office of the Superintendent
Belmont Public Schools
644 Pleasant Street
Belmont, Massachusetts 02478


Please Note: If you already downloaded the PDF form created for online submission, please proceed with instructions at the end of that application. Otherwise, please follow the instructions outlined above.

Questions regarding this process may be directed to: Karen Gray at programs@fbe-belmont.org or the Program Committee liaison for your school or subject area.

Click the apply button to obtain a copy of the FBE grant application form.


AUTHORIZATIONS

Authorized signatures are required for each grant application. Proposals should be signed by the proposed Project Director(s), countersigned by the appropriate building principal or principals to confirm awareness of the project, and submitted to the Superintendent's Office, where they will be reviewed and forwarded to the Foundation's Program Support Committee.

REVIEW PROCESS

The Program Committee reviews all proposals based on its funding criteria. In making its decision on which projects to recommend for funding, the Committee will consider the need for the project, the clarity of goals and objectives, the feasibility of proposed plans, the qualifications and directly related experience of key participants, and the anticipated impact of the project on the Belmont Public.

FREQUENTLY ASKED GRANT QUESTIONS

Click here for a list of frequently asked questions regarding grants.

SAMPLES OF WELL-WRITTEN GRANTS

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