SUMMER STUDY GRANTS
LOVEDAY SUMMER STUDY GRANTS FOR GISA TEACHERS
The Georgia Independent School Association in cooperation with the Fred H. Loveday Endowment Foundation announces the 2019 Loveday Summer Study Grants for Teachers.
Teachers are to complete an Online Application Form ON OR BEFORE FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2019 (no exceptions).
Requests for 2019 may not exceed $750. The total amount approved for grants this year is $5,000.
The following stipulations should be followed:
- The teacher must be returning to the school for the 2019-2020 school year.
- Information about the Loveday Grants should be made available to ALL faculty.
- The number of applications from a GISA member school is based on enrollment:
0 – 400 1 application 401 – 800 2 applications 801 – 1200 3 applications 1201 – 1600 4 applications 1600 & above 5 applications
4. Teachers in the following schools received a grant for Summer Study in 2018, therefore these schools will not be eligible until 2020.
Brookstone School, Columbus
Deerfield-Windsor School, Albany
Furtah Preparatory School, Acworth
Pinewood Christian Academy, Bellville
Stratford Academy, Macon
St. Andrew’s School, Savannah
Westminster Schools, Augusta
Continuing education and professional development programs and courses are eligible and will be considered. Courses or programs related to earning a degree are ineligible and will not be considered.
Following receipt of online applications, members of the GISA Teacher Services Committee will review all requests. Based on the approved criteria, the value of the study, financial need, and following instructions correctly, the Committee will select the recipients of the grants. The Committee will meet in early April. Recipients and school heads will be notified soon thereafter, and checks will be issued in early May.
We extended our sincere thanks and appreciation to the Loveday Foundation Board for their generous contribution to this Fund, and to the GISA Teacher Services Committee members for their time and expertise in the selection process.