Victoria Foundation Public Schools Grant

Newark Trust for Education is pleased to partner with the Victoria Foundation, Newark Arts Education Roundtable, Newark Thrives! and Schools That Can Newark for this exciting grant opportunity open to charter and traditional public schools.

Starting in the 2018-19 academic school year, Victoria grantmaking related to Newark’s public schools will be undertaken by 4 local intermediary organizations:

Newark Trust for Education – for grants related to social/emotional learning

Newark Arts Education Roundtable – for grants related to arts education

Newark Thrives! – for grants related to STEM/STEAM efforts

Schools That Can Newark – for grants related to college access & success

Some of the benefits of engaging intermediary organizations include: opportunities for capacity building sessions related to evaluation, program enhancement and fund raising; and convening school leaders to share best practices.


Recipient Schools and Organizations (2019-2020)

  • Dr. William H. Horton Elementary School
  • Rafael Hernandez School of Performing Arts
  • Hawkins Street School
  • George Washington Carver Elementary School
  • Benjamin Franklin School
  • South Street School
  • John F. Kennedy School 

Recipient Schools and Organizations (2018-2019)

  • Avon Avenue Elementary School 
  • Benjamin Franklin School 
  • Dr. George Washington Carver School 
  • Dr. William H. Horton Elementary School 
  • Rafael Hernandez Elementary School 

Upcoming Events

For the 2019-2020 academic year, Victoria Foundation is hosting an information session for all interested public schools in Newark and partner nonprofit agencies to learn more about this grant opportunity.

When: Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 2pm

Where: The Priory (233 W. Market Street, Newark, NJ)

At this information session, you will learn details about the grant opportunity, application requirements for schools, and instructions for submitting a letter of interest (LOI) for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Kindly click here to RSVP for the Information Session on January 10th!


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