Grant Application

Dear Grant applicant,
Thank you for applying for an REF grant.

A grant process takes place every Spring with implementation for the following school year. REF seeks grant applications that integrate innovation, technology and creativity to address or enhance needs that have not been meet within the budget. Grant requests are evaluated and awarded by the Board of Directors. At the same time, fundraising efforts to support these grants include private philanthropy as well as community events,services and appeals.

The Ridgefield Education Foundation seeks to award educator or education professionals in the Ridgefield community, with grants for classroom projects, teacher development or innovative technologies that are beyond the scope of the operating budget. Please follow the links below for the grant application. The application for the 2019/2017 School Year is available now. Grants with a TECHNOLOGY component must be submitted to Dr. Miller, Director of Technology and Operations Development for approvals., 203-894-5550, x22043 Please refer to the grant application for instructions on how to submit grants and obtain the necessary approvals.

For questions regarding the grant process, please contact:


Ridgefield Education Foundation

Project Grants

2019-2020 Ridgefield Education Foundation Grant Application Guidelines and Instructions

2019-2020 Grant Application

Professional Development Grants