Apply for Funds

Apply for Funds


The electronic application must be received by October 7, 2019 and the signed hard copy must be received by October 9, 2019.

The Board of Directors will vote on the 2019-2020 grants at its November board meeting. All applicants will be notified by email no later than November 22, 2019, pending School Board approval, and grant checks will be issued at the Grant Awards Reception on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 4:30 pm at the Blacksburg Country Club Banquet Room. The primary applicant (or their representative) and their Principal should plan to attend the reception to receive their check. Unfortunately, the MCEF cannot accommodate additional collaborators or guests.


See our Grant Information page for details regarding the types of projects we support, the selection criteria for grants, grantee obligations, and submission instructions.

Download the Grant Application Form.

Download the Grant Application Instructions.

For technical support, please contact us at 540-818-9340 or at


Interested in becoming a grant sponsor? Download our Grant Sponsorship Form.

2019-2020 Grant Sponsors

2018-2019 Grant Sponsors

2017-2018 Grant Sponsors

2016-2017 Grant Sponsors

2015-2016 Grant Sponsors

2014-2015 Grant Sponsors

2013-2014 Grant Sponsors

2012-2013 Grant Sponsors