Excellence in Education Teacher Grant Program

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Tax Deductible Donation Opportunities Available

The Excellence in Education Teacher Grant Program is to reward Hollywood teachers and school-based administrators by funding their original and innovative projects. Projects selected for funding enrich the standard curriculum and explore new alternatives to traditional methods of learning. Projects address needs for which funding is not available through state, federal or district revenues. Eligible proposals are designed to enhance and expand the delivery in nine focus areas:

  • Arts, Music, Theater
  • Character Education
  • Civics Education
  • Health & Wellness
  • Diversity & Cultural Outreach
  • Career Planning & Vocational Training
  • Environment
  • Parental Involvement
  • Enhanced Curriculum, including S.T.E.M.

Grants may vary in amount depending on the nature of the project, but typically average $600 - $1,200 and a maximum of three (3) proposals per school are funded. Grant proposals totaling in excess of $16,000.00 have recently been funded at the following schools:

Colbert ES

Hollywood Central ES

Hollywood Hills ES

Hollywood Hills HS

Hollywood Park ES

McArthur HS

Oakridge ES

Sheridan Park ES

Tax Deductible Contribution Opportunity
Through a voluntary tax deductible contribution you have the opportunity to make a difference. Donations are possible through the following methods:

Cashier, 1st Floor City Hall, 2600 Hollywood Boulevard

By Mail:

City of Hollywood

Treasury Services Division

Attn: Education Grant

Room 103

PO Box 229045

Hollywood, FL 33022-9045

Please make checks payable to "City of Hollywood"