In its third year, the Orange County Council of Mayors' Civics Education Grants are for the purchase of learning materials related to civics education for 7th graders at the following select schools in the North and West Learning Communities:
North Learning Community
Piedmont Lakes MS
Wolf Lake MS
West Learning Community
Windy Ridge K-8
Each of the qualifying schools civics teachers may apply for up to $500.
Community and education leaders judge grant applications in a competitive process, with preference given to creative proposals that involve the greatest number of under-performing students.
BEFORE starting the grant application, please read the application fact sheet and judging rubric (below).