Over 600 programs have been funded through Chelsea Education Foundation, ranging from art installations to robotics.

2020-2021 Grant Applications

The Chelsea Education Foundation (CEF) announces its educational grants program for the 2020-2021 school year.   Please note CEF accepts applications only from Chelsea School District teachers and administrators.  The window for accepting applications is from Monday, September 21 to Monday, October 5, 2020.  


The grants chairperson will send you an email acknowledging receipt of your application within 48 hours. If you do not receive confirmation, please contact the chairperson, Amy Forehand, directly via email at or by phone at 269.369.3972.


CEF will forward all submitted applications to the responsible Principal for authorization.  Once authorization is complete, applications are considered eligible for funding. 

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 grant recipients:

  • #Whyyoumatter

  • Authors in Chelsea

  • Summer Reading Initiative

  • 8th Grade DC Trip Scholarships

  • 6th Grade Camp

  • 4th Grade Museum Trip

  • CHS Link Crew

  • 8th Grade Science Unit

  • Native American Experience

  • Science Olympiad

  • 7th Grade DIA Field Trip

  • Book A Day

  • Bursting with Books
  • Psychologist/Social Worker Space
  • Mosaic Making
  • Lucy Caulkins Books

  • WEB Where Everybody Belongs

  • MakerSpace

  • Arbor Club's 50th Alumni Earth Day Celebration

  • Hometown Holiday Concert Collaboration

  • Quiz Bowl

  • Empty Bowls

  • Reading Workshop

  • Independence Hall Cultural Experiences

  • Moanin' Frogs Saxophone Ensemble

  • Civil War Re-enactor

  • Strength, Speed, & Conditioning

  • Bulbs for Alumni Arbor

  • Media Center Entry Way

  • Physical Education

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