Governor Kemp Announces Tiny Grant Award Winners
Governor Brian Kemp today announced three award winners for the Tiny Grant Program, a grant opportunity that provides funding to traditional public schools, charter schools, and school districts to implement small-scale programs that directly engage students.
Programs funded by Tiny Grants must align with one of the three following priority areas: applied learning with a focus on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) education, blended and personalized learning, and birth to age eight language and literacy development.
Each grantee will evaluate their program’s impact on student achievement and engagement and submit their findings to GOSA at the end of the grant period.
The grant award winners and their respective programs are listed below:
Birth through Age Eight Language & Literacy Development
Dade County Elementary School
Dade County Schools
Summer Reading Survival Kits
Blended & Personalized Learning
Effingham County Middle School
Effingham County Schools
Increase Student Literacy Through NoRedInk
Weaver Middle School
Bibb County School District
Weaver Middle School Social Emotional Learning
Read summaries of the winning proposals.
About the Tiny Grant Program
The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement’s Tiny Grant Program invested in traditional public schools, charter schools, and school districts that implemented inventive projects that deeply engage students and have the potential to have a large and lasting impact on the academic environment. Launched in October 2016, GOSA’s Tiny Grant Program has awarded over $500,000 to over 70 Georgia schools and districts implementing programs that engage students in the areas of applied learning with a focus on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math), blended and personalized learning, and birth to age eight language and literacy development. Learn more about the Tiny Grant Program.