Innovation In Education Grants: Louisiana

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Application Deadline

February 28

Recipients Notified in


For additional information:

(225) 237.5147


"Innovation in education inspires teachers and students to explore, research and use all the tools to uncover something new."

Lars Edel

Innovation in Education grants of up to $2,500 are open to pre-K - 12 public and private schools within Cox residential service areas (review our service areas here).

Grant guidelines:

  • Requests may be for programs or curriculum impacting individual classrooms or collaborative programs impacting multiple classrooms, grade levels, disciplines or schools.

  • Multiple teachers/administrators should not submit applications for the same project.

  • Teachers can only receive one grant per school year; schools may receive multiple grants as long as they are for unique requests.

  • Funds granted by Cox Charities must be used for the request listed in the grant application and used within the school year in which the grant was paid.

  • Schools may reapply each year.


The following will not be considered for funding:

  • Playground equipment

  • Technology that is not part of a larger curriculum or program

  • Teacher development and /or substitute days

  • Student/Teacher conferences

  • Financial compensation

  • Teacher travel, student field trips, guest speakers or performers

Congratulations to our 2020 Louisiana Cox Charities Innovation in Education grant recipients!

  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School

  • Belaire Magnet High School

  • Belfair Montessori Magnet School

  • Dutchtown Primary School

  • Glen Oaks Magnet High School

  • Haynes Academy for Advanced Studies 

  • Joshua Butler Elementary 

  • Live Oak Junior High

  • Magnolia Elementary

  • Ovey Comeaux High School

  • Live Oak Junior High 

  • School Prairieville Middle School

  • ReNEW Dolores Aaron Elementary (DTA) 

  • St. Augustine High School 

  • St. Christopher the Martyr Catholic School 

  • St. Jean Vianney

  • St. Martinville Primary

  • Success Preparatory Academy 

  • W. Smith Elementary 

  • Westdale Middle School

  • Woodlawn High School