The 2023 Fall Mini-Grant Application deadline is October 13, 2023 at 4:00 PM.

Dear PISD Educators,

The 2023 Fall Mini-Grant Season kicks off in mid-September and the Education Foundation would like to invite you to apply for a mini-grant to help make your classroom more innovative and engaging for 21st-century learners. The application, instructions, rules, guidelines, and other related documents can be found on the Education Foundation website at

The ONLINE mini-grant application is now open. Please note that the deadline to submit the online application is 4:00 PM - October 13, 2023.

A virtual workshop on "How to Write a Mini-Grant", will be offered via Zoom, on September 19th @ 4pm. Use the link below to sign up for the workshop:
Or Contact: [email protected]

The Education Foundation awards mini-grants once a year to Pasadena ISD educators for campus or classroom projects to enhance student success. Applications are scored by readers and then screened by a selection committee made up of foundation board members. Applications are accepted for up to $5000.00. We hope you will apply and wish you good luck!

Emily Ontiveros, Executive Director of the PISD Education Foundation (281-740-0288)

[email protected]

Through generous donations from Pasadena businesses and community members, South Houston science teacher Dr. Kelley Bradley is giving students first hand experience with plastics manufacturing.