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 for the first round is November 3rd.


PEF Mini-Grant Application – Staff Application

PEF Mini-Grant Application – Student Application

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

Petoskey Education Foundation Photo Release and Waiver

PEF Award Recipient


All 2021-2022 Mini-Grant Recipients:

All District

  • Alicia Schlehuber - Native American Student Mentorship Program

All Elementaries

  • Second Grade PLC Committee - Stylus Support for iPads
  • Forth Grade Teachers - Research Books to Support 4th Grade Writing

Central Elementary

  • Sarah Harju - Stylus Pens to Support Math Instruction                          

Lincoln Elementary

  • Lisa Penberthy-Keene - Artisits Are "Wee"

Sheridan Elementary

  • Alexis Smith - Classroom Library

Petoskey Middle School

  • Lisa Burris - Challenge Course Safety Component
  • Megan Hintz - "New" Classroom Library
  • MS Counselors - Middle School Calming Room
  • MS Phys Ed - Safety Upgrade for Standard Supports
  • Peer2Peer - Peer2Peer Swag

Petoskey High School

  • Heather Loe – High Interest Texts (Classroom Library)
  • PHS Counseling Department - Exam Cram Weeks
  • PHS Model UN - MAMUN
  • John Lennon/English Department - PHS Podcasting Room
  • Peer2Peer - Peer2Peer Swag


Group of Students

PEF Award Recipient