The Eleanor Venture Application


A K-12 teacher at a public school located within the boundaries of the St. Vrain Valley School District.
Awardee must be willing to participate in selection committee for new candidates for 5 years following their award.


To fund a domestic or international travel/educational experience that will enhance the teacher’s classroom skills and/or curriculum and benefit the teacher’s students. Travel should be completed by September 15th of the current year.

Grant Amount:

Up to $4,500

Grant Payable:

100% upon selection

Selection Criteria:

Strength of proposal and recommendations

Selection Process:

As determined by the Foundation’s selection committee, but will include a personal interview with each finalist.

Application Deadline:

Must be submitted electronically no later than April 6. In addition, 2 letters of recommendation supporting the application are required. Attach below or send to


Finalists will be interviewed in April. Specific dates will be determined annually.

Grant Award:

No later than April 30.

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