Date: August 19th, 2013

Monticello EIE Seeks Grant Applicants

The Monticello Excellence in Education (EIE) Fund is now accepting grant applications.  Projects that serve the Monticello School District area are eligible.  Requests from individuals are not eligible.

The Monticello EIE Fund looks for projects or programs that propose creative and innovative solutions to current school needs.  Projects that are not included in the school budget are preferred.

All applications must be received at the Community Foundation office no later than 4 p.m. on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2013.  Grantees will be notified.  Grants will be awarded at a reception in November.  Recipients are required to use their grant within one year of the award.  Obtain the application online at  Go to Grants/Open Grant Applications, and then choose Monticello EIE.  Complete, print, sign and deliver the original and one copy with required documentation to the Monticello High School district office .

For more information, questions or anyone wanting to donate and/or pledge to help make grants possible, contact Linda Gebhardt, Donor Service  Representative, Monticello Excellence in Education Fund,  PO Box 733, Monroe, WI 53566, 608-328-4060 or