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WHAT ARE MISSION VISTA TIMBERWOLVES FOUNDATION GRANTS?
The Mission Vista Timberwolves Foundation exists to support Mission Vista High School’s academic, athletic, extracurricular and site development needs. The Foundation Grant program is one way the Foundation provides that support.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR A FOUNDATION GRANT?
Any staff and/or faculty member or department as well as any official club or sports team of Mission Vista High School may apply. Every completed grant application will be evaluated and must meet the required criteria listed below.


WHAT ARE REQUIRED CRITERIA?

  • Encompasses Mission Vista High School’s mission and the Foundation’s mission and vision.

  • Project/Request approved by department chair /assistant principal/athletic director as applicable.


WHAT ARE PREFERRED CRITERIA?

  • Student Success and Student Population Impact

  • Teaching and Learning Excellence

  • Facilities Improvement

  • Resource Management (matching funds identified and will be awarded)


IS THERE A FUNDING LIMIT?

No, the Foundation will evaluate every grant application for any amount.  However, you may be asked to do a formal presentation at a Foundation Grants Review Committee Meeting.   Please note:   this is not a guarantee your request will be met at the amount you have requested.

POSSIBLE METHODS OF FUNDING:
In addition to an outright grant, the Foundation may use “flexible” funding options to increase support of a broad range of needs/requests.  These “flexible” funding methods may include matching funds, external grants, partial grants and ASB and/or  SSC  assistance.  The method of funding will be described with grant approval.

WHEN ARE GRANTS FUNDED?
The grants are paid three times per year school year: end of August, end of November, and end of March.  Emergency grant requests may be considered on an as needed basis, however, the application and requested signatures are still required.

WHEN ARE GRANT REQUESTS DUE AND WHO RECEIVES THEM?
The grant requests are due the month prior to the board meeting.  I.e. if you wish to apply for the grant in November, you will need to have your grant request turned in by end of October.  March grant must be applied for by the end of February.  If you wish to apply for the August grant, you will need to submit your request at the end of May of the previous school year.


HOW TO APPLY
Download the
Grant Request Application and fill out the form completely.

Grant requests may be turned in to the Foundation’s mailbox in the office or emailed to grants@timberwolvesfoundation.com

2018/19 Grants were awarded for:
  • ​After School Bus Transportation for PACK Tutoring - $5000
  • Video Camera for Steel Drum- $1000
  • Financial Aid for AP Exams for Students not qualifying for reduced rates - $1500
  • Girls Volleyball Equipment - $875
  • PLUS Forum Student Attendees' T-Shirts - $450
  • Softball Field Fence Windscreen - $650
  • PLTW Biomedical Transportation Funding for Genomics Day - $300
  • Baseball Varsity and JV Uniform Jerseys - $1500
  • Robotics Registration Fees (Three Events) -$325
  • Rugby Goal Post Pads- $500
  • Visual Arts Transportation to Balboa Park - $600


2017/​18 Grants were awarded for:
  • Batting Cage Fencing for Baseball - $1388
  • Robotics Club Start Up - $275
  • Electronics package for Engineering class and robotics - $455
  • AP US History Writing Academy Course Development - $1140
  • MVHS Rugby Equipment- $300
  • Financial Aid for Students' AP Test fees - $1000
  • Late Bus for Tues & Thurs - $5000
  • TEDx Talk Supplies - $300
  • MVHS Boys Volleyball Uniforms - $1700
  • PLUS Program Equipment for "Beach Chair Mondays" - $470
  • New Electronic Gym Scoreboard - $5355

2016/17 Grants were awarded for:
  • Rowing Machines (2) for PE - $2200
  • Financial Algebra student field trip to Junior Achievement Finance Park - $1645
  • Counseling Office Flat Panel TV and Accessories - $700
  • Prowl Pom Poms - $404
  • Shade Tarp for Surf Team - $203
  • Rugby Club Start Up Grant - $1500
  • Cross Country Team Canopy Tent - $834
  • Steel Drum Cases - $768
  • Body Microphones for Drama - $2829
  • Basketball Team Unpaid Debt - $300
  • And more...


    Other Grants awarded throughout the years:

    Foundation Grants