Small Children


Around $10,000 is awarded annually to faculty and staff to support classroom supplies, programs, projects, and other learning tools that are outside of the traditional classroom funding model.

Mini Grants are awarded in two different cycles during the school year.  Application deadlines are October 15 and January 15.


PEF Mini-Grant Application – Staff Application

PEF Mini-Grant Application – Student Application

PEF Mini-Grant Final Report

PEF Mini-Grant Application – Staff & Student Final Report for Kutcipal Award Recipients

Petoskey Education Foundation Photo Release and Waiver

PEF Award Recipient


All 2020-2021 Mini-Grant Recipients:

Central Elementary & Sherian Elementary
Julie Laur - Curriculum Alignment with Ukuleles in the time of COVID19

Lincoln Elementary & Ottawa Elementary
Lisa Penberthy-Keene – Student Artist Works on Loan Project

Ottawa Elementary
Megan Hintz - Materials & Resources for Project Based Learning                          

Sheridan Elementary
Lisa Burris – Kids Club Kits
Whitney Skop – Wobble While We Work!

Petoskey Middle School
Brian Forster – Ping Pong Club
Colleen Pattullo – Ski & Snowboard Club

Petoskey High School
Heather Loe – The Coffee Cart (business)
Erin VandenHeuvel & Lynne Lesky – Forensics Team
Robert Harris & Jacob Giffin – Geometry In Construction/LTC Turtle Rafts & Bat Houses

Group of Students

PEF Award Recipient