District 279 Foundation funds innovative projects that enhance curriculum or provide performance or social development opportunities for students in Osseo Area Schools.Special thanks to our partners and donors who enable these enrichment opportunities for students. Click below to view a list of projects selected to receive funding:
Please contact Deb Anderson, Administrative Coordinator
Funding Priority Areas
Grants are awarded in three categories:
Grant requests may be submitted that will support enhancement of the regular curriculum. (This category requires pre-approval from the Department of Curriculum, Instruction and Educational Standards.)
Grant requests will be considered that will allow your school or group to take "its show on the road" and share a performance with others. This grant would pay for transportation costs and possible costs incurred as part of the performance.
Grant requests may be submitted that will provide opportunities for students to increase social competence by participating in activities such as community service, leadership development, mentorship, intergenerational learning, diversity awareness or character education.
Deadlines for 2018-2019 School Year
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Thursday, February 28, 2019
How to Apply
All applications must be preapproved by Principal/Site Leader prior to submission (please refer to Pre-Application Information).Click here to access Pre-Application Form