Grant Writing

1998 Appalachian Regional Commission – $12,000 for training workshops on Windows NT & Novell servers

1999-2006 – SchoolNet Plus Program – Awarded over $270,000 for classroom computer upgrades

2000-2007 – ONENet Program – Awards over $80,000 for Internet Data Lines

2000 SchoolNet Raising the Bar (TLCF) – $150,000 for multimedia integration into teaching and designing environmental awareness curriculum

2000 SchoolNet IVDL – Distance Learning Grant - $65,000 for creating a video distance learning lab, teaching and offering course for other schools and virtual field trips and video communications

2001 SchoolNet ASSIST – Student Technician Program - $8,550 to showcase best practices in developing a student technician program. Models for districts to create their own local program were developed.

2003 School OETSMG – Technology Management Grant - $15,000 for creating a technology management solution to include asset management, helpdesk and total cost of ownership

2003 Aerospace Education Foundation – Civil Air Patrol Grant - $250 for field trips targeted at CAP cadets expanding their aerospace education knowledge

2003 Aerospace Education Foundation – Civil Air Patrol Educator Grant - $250 for Aerospace Week held at Garaway Local Schools. Grant targeted for teachers who are also CAP members to further aerospace education in schools

2004 ACCESS Grant – Ohio Dept. of Education Special Education Grant - $30,000 for developing universal design curriculum units for special education students and other students to utilize instructional technology to improve their grades and test scores.

2006 Library Automation Grant $15,000 – Ohio Library Grant to automate Strasburg Local School’s library card catalog.

2007 Rosenberry Foundation Grant - $19,900 – Miller Ave Elementary Wireless Laptop Lab project

2010 State Farm – $15,000 – Create community resource web site for Indiana Dropout Prevention Program

2011 ISU Graduate Student Association Research Grant – $250 – Student Reactions to Using Digital Textbooks

2011 State Farm – $25,000 – Create community resource web site for Indiana Dropout Prevention Program

2012 Indiana State University - $5,000 – Pilot project for distance education program for student teaching in diverse experiences.

2012 Indiana Commission for Higher Education - $451,762 - Enhancing Disciplinary Literacy Using Technology and Assessment

2014 Ohio Department of Education – $14,999,128 - Ohio Appalachian Collaborative Personalized Learning Network. Multi-district grant to train high school teachers to instruct college-level courses and provides students with an expanded course catalog and an opportunity to earn both high school and college credit through dual enrollment.

2015 Ohio Department of Education - $565,500 – Project to create digital textbooks and resources in social studies and science for grades 1-12 for use by two school districts.

2018 Morgan Community Grant - $1500- Project to teach Angling Education and perform conservation projects in the area by Boy Scout Troop 288.

2019 Ohio Department of Natural Resources - $2390 – Grant for purchasing rod and reels as well as fly fishing equipment to teach Passport to Fishing programs for the Muskingum Valley Council - Boy Scouts of America.

2019 Bureau of Workers’ Compensation - $46,604.75 – Provide safety tools and devices in Morgan Local Schools.

2019 Ohio Department of Natural Resources – $500 - Step Outside Grant – Grant for teaching outdoor skills to the local community.