The Bright Ideas Education Grant Program supports innovative and effective classroom education curriculum that cannot be covered by traditional school financing. Individual teachers can apply for grants up to $1,000 while teams of teachers are eligible for grants up to $1,500.
Teachers in public and private schools, K-12 in Berkeley Electric Cooperative’s service area are eligible to participate. Grants are awarded for projects in any discipline and are intended to help teachers within Berkeley Electric Cooperative’s service area produce a better-educated workforce. The grants are designed to help teachers introduce innovative teaching methods.
Grants are awarded annually in a competitive evaluation process. Applications are accepted May – June annually.
Congratulations to our 2021 Grant Winners
Amy Guerry, Berkeley Middle School
Cassandra Cowdrey, Berkeley Intermediate School
Hugh Wilson, Devon Forest Elementary School
Katherine Tobin, Philip Simmons Middle School
Lisa Williams, Reeves Elementary School
Marcus McLean, Goose Creek Elementary School
Shannon Hopkins, Cane Bay High School
Bright Ideas Program