AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Meemic Foundation, a non-profit organization created by Meemic Insurance Company, has announced a partnership with Scholastic online Teacher Store to award local educators with classroom grants. The Scholastic Teacher Store $100 Book Grant offers an opportunity for educators to purchase new reading materials in schools across Mich., Wis., and Ill.
The grant application only requires educators to answer three simple questions. Applications will be accepted June 1-30. Winners will be announced by Aug. 15. The grant can be used exclusively through the online Scholastic Teacher Store. For more information, please visit MeemicFoundation.org/Books.
"New reading materials are important to enrich the learning experience both inside and outside of the classroom, and at all grade levels," said Pamela Harlin, spokesperson for Meemic. "We want to encourage all members of our educational community to apply for a book grant before the deadline to enhance their classroom experience."
To access these grant opportunities, educators must first sign up for the free Foundation Club, which also provides free workshops, discount offers and exclusive grant opportunities throughout the year. To register, please visit MeemicFoundation.org/Register.
About The Meemic Foundation
The Meemic Foundation for the Future of Education http://www.MeemicFoundation.org was created by Meemic Insurance Company in 1992. As a non-profit organization, the Foundation is dedicated to advancing the future of education by offering financial assistance to schools and educators. To date, the Foundation has had a tremendous impact on the educational community with millions of dollars in grants given out to fund inspiring and effective initiatives. The Foundation looks to fund innovative programs, events or projects that will significantly enhance students' classroom experiences in all educational settings including public, private, parochial and charter schools as well as colleges and universities. Over the years we have had the pleasure of providing funding to some of the most creative and passionate teachers in the world. Their stories inspire us to continue funding projects that affect a large number of students and support the educational communities that we proudly serve.
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SOURCE The Meemic Foundation