Betty Ann McCullough Grant Programs Now Accepting Applications

Gibson County, Indiana−The Betty Ann McCullough Education Seminar and Convocation Grant Program, the Betty Ann McCullough Enrichment Project Grant Program, and the Betty Ann McCullough Teaching Achievement Grant Program are each now accepting applications. The deadline is April 4, 2019.

The 3 grant programs are administered by the Gibson County Community Foundation.

Betty Ann McCullough was an educator for the North Gibson School Corporation for more than 40 years and a strong supporter of education in her community. Along with a number of civic memberships, she was a member of the Gibson County Community Foundation Advisory Board. She passed away in 1997, after which funds for the 3 grant programs were established in her memory.

  • The Betty Ann McCullough Education Seminar and Convocation Grant Program serves to provide funding to public and private schools in Gibson County for the purpose of hosting educational seminars and convocations  to  enhance the knowledge and skills of educators in science, mathematics, and language arts.
  • The Betty Ann McCullough Enrichment Project Grant Program serves to provide funds and challenge grants to schools, libraries, and other public education organizations based or having substantial programs in Gibson County.
  • The Betty Ann McCullough Teaching Achievement Grant Program awards a public school educator for outstanding dedication and success in improving the mathematics or language arts skills and knowledge of students in the public schools of Gibson County.

To apply, applicants should visit the Available Grant Opportunities page of the Gibson website. The Betty Ann McCullough Education Committee will review applications and make its recommendation on funding to the Community Foundation Alliance Board of Directors. No lobbying or soliciting of the Committee or Board members is permitted.

For additional information about eligibility and requirements or the grant application process, please contact John Campbell, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact at jcampbell@communityfoundationalliance.org or 812-386-8082.