Innovation In Education Grants: Louisiana

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Application Deadline
February 28

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"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 2021 Louisiana Cox Charities Innovation in Education grant recipients!

  • Broussard Middle School

  • Edgar Martin Middle School

  • Exceptional Student Services

  • Glen Oaks High School

  • Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy

  • Langston Hughes Academy

  • Lasalle Elementary 

  • Magnolia Elementary School

  • New Orleans Adventist Academy

  • New Orleans Charter Science and Mathematics High School

  • Noble Minds Institute for Whole Child Learning 

  • Port Allen Elementary School

  • Prairieville Middle School 

  • Rene Rost Middle School 

  • Scotlandville Pre-Engineering Academy

  • Sherwood Middle Academic Manet School

  • Sorrento Primary

  • Southeast Middle School

  • St. Michael Special School

  • The NET : Gentilly

  • Westdale Middle School