News from the Foundation

Posted: February 27, 2019

APS Funding Opportunities

Apply for the Guhl Literacy Award or the TIG (Transformative Idea Grant) Awards.

Guhl Literacy Awards

The Guhl Literacy Awards fosters innovation to advance student literacy, including student bilingual literacy. Awards range from $15,000 and $35,000. Only APS principals at the elementary level may apply. Applications will be accepted March 1-April 12.

T.I.G. (Transformative Idea Grant) Awards

The T.I.G. is an effort from the APS Education Foundation and Technology Integration Group to improve school climate, increase student engagement or improve academic achievement. The maximum T.I.G. award is $10,000. This award does not fund technology requests. Requests for proposals are due April 12, 2019.

Submit your application and to learn more about Guhl Literacy Awards and T.I.G. Awards.

For more information about these grant programs, contact the Grant Writer & Manager at (505) 880-3708 or