Funded through proceeds raised by the Foundation.


Supports and promotes programs created by students, faculty & staff .


Funded over 110 competitive grants totaling more than $250,000

Our Grants have three focus areas

Strengthen Existing Content

Funding to enhance established programs and strengthen academic content already being taught in Bay Village Schools.  

New and Innovative Projects

Funding to launch new and innovative projects in the Bay Village Schools.  

Develop Life Skills and Connectedness

Funding for programs that develop life skills and resilience, foster connectiveness and belonging and promote health seeking behaviors.

Available Grants

Ryan Haneline Memorial Scholarship

Established in 2002

Assist K-8 students and teachers in the Bay Village Schools with tuition for area programming that promotes innovative enrichment activity for visual arts, language arts and performing arts.  

The Thompson Economic Education Award

Established in 2006

Awarded to an applicant of the Bay Village Schools that desires financial support for a planned educational activity, related equipment and/ or materials related to economics.

Maynard Bauer Leadership Fund Award

Established in 2011

Promotes development and encouragement of leadership skills and motivation in students.




Ann-Marie Young Memorial Fund Award

Established in 2016

Supports enthusiastic, creative and engaging instructional practices for students with special needs in the Bay Village schools.

Gorman Family Fund

Established in 2018


Supports educators in the Bay Village schools by funding for special programs to expand educator subject matter or teaching technique knowledge.

Grant Recipients

25 Year Anniversary Projects

Library Renovation

Normandy Elementary School

Lu Interactive Playground

Westerly Elementary School

Lauchpad Maker Space

Bay Middle School

Video Production Studio

Bay High School

Other Notable Projects 

Family Math Night

Normandy Elementary School

Hal Walker: Artist in Residence

Westerly Elementary School

FIRST Robotics Competition

Bay High School

One School One Book

Normandy Elementary School

First-Fourth Key Chain Company

Normandy and Westerly Elementary Schools

FIRST Robotics Competition

Bay High School

Namaste After School Yoga

Bay High School

MUSE: A Meditative Assistive Device

Bay Middle School

Mindful Life Today

Normandy Elementary School