Teacher Grants

Thanks to the generosity of our Dream Makers supporters, the foundation will be funding 50 teacher grants totaling $109,124 for the 2024-2025 school year. 
Thank you teachers for your innovative and creative grant applications! 

Teacher Grant Reception

2024-25 Teacher Grant Summary

In addition, the foundation will be providing a Special One-Time $100,000 gift to the district to implement Decodable Readers across the district. 
Thank you to our very generous donors that made this gift possible!


Past Events

Minnetonka Public Schools Foundation


Thank You to the Minnetonka Alumni Association for supporting 8 Grants totaling $4,251.

MAA and MHS Grant Recipients


Teacher Grants enhance all academic subject areas, technology, fine arts, early childhood education, special education and community service at all Minnetonka public school sites. Without the Foundation’s Teacher Grant support, most of these enrichments would not have been possible.

Frequently Asked Questions for Minnetonka Teachers
The foundation funds a variety of teacher grants for Minnetonka classrooms. Grant requests should have a direct curricular tie, be innovative, or creatively add to student experiences. Average grant awards are between $100 and $3,500.

  • Teacher Grant applications are due on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at 12 noon.
  • Teachers are notified of grant funding in early April, after Foundation and School Board approval.
  • Teacher Grants are announced publicly in mid-April.

Please feel free to contact the Foundation with any questions or to see if your grant idea fits within foundation's funding priorities.

Did you receive 2023-24 Teacher Grant funding? Here is the form to share the grant outcomes in your classroom.

Teacher Grant Summary Form