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The Timberwolves Foundation exists to support Mission Vista High School’s academic, athletic, extracurricular and site support needs. The grant program is one way the Foundation provides that support.


Any faculty member, department, club or sports team of Mission Vista High School are eligible to apply for a grant. Grant requests submitted by parents/students or community members not listed above may be considered on a case to case basis.


Foundation grants are meant to supplement and enhance the educational experience of the students of Mission Vista High school. Grants are determined and awarded per individual circumstances.

Some determining factors of a grant’s approval are as follows: 1) the amount of grant requests received and 2) the determined budget in said cycle 2) the grant amount requested is reasonably weighted to the amount of students that will be impacted 3) the grant request is in compliance with Vista Unified School District and Mission Vista High School guidelines.

Examples of a fundable grant request: equipment, supplies, start-up uniforms, materials.

Example of a non-fundable grant request: Tournament or Registration Fees


SUMMER CYCLE​      Due May 31         Decision Late August            Paid in Fall

FALL CYCLE              Due Oct 31          Decision Late November     Paid in Winter

WINTER CYCLE       Due Feb 28/29   Decision Late March             Paid in Spring


Complete a grant application legibly and in its entirety. Attach an estimate, proposal or supporting document  outlining the cost of your request. Once the Foundation receives the application, it is evaluated by the Foundation’s Grant Review Committee who will then make a recommendation to the Foundation’s Board of Directors.

The Board of Directors will vote on all recommended requests at their next regularly scheduled monthly board meeting. When a grant is awarded, a grant approval letter and general terms and conditions will be forwarded to the grant recipient “requestor’s” contact information provided. Grants not awarded will be notified via email.

Completed grant applications can be submitted to the Timberwolves Foundation mailbox ATTN: Grant Administrator, located in the MVHS office or emailed to  


Download and submit the Grant Request Application.

SY 2019 - 2020 were awarded for:
  • Field Trip Fund for Student Support - $2500
  • Golf Practice Area - $2634
  • After School Bus Transportation for PACK Tutoring (Tuesday/Thursday) - $4500 
  • Basketball Team Shooting Machine - $6355
  • PE Jump Box Replacements - $853
  • (2) Adjustable Height Desks at Library​ -$734
  • ​Baseball/Softball Team Level Fields - $4000

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​
  • Visual Arts Transportation to Balboa Park - $600
  • And more...

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

2016/17 Grants were awarded for:
  • Rowing Machines (2) for PE - $2200
  • Financial Algebra student field trip to Junior Achievement Finance Park - $1645
  • Rugby Club Start Up Grant - $1500
  • Cross Country Team Canopy Tent - $834
  • Steel Drum Cases - $768
  • Body Microphones for Drama - $2829
  • And more...

    Other Grants awarded throughout the years:

    Foundation Grants