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Do you have a special project that you would like to do in your classroom/school but are unable to do so because of cost? Women United has set aside money for (10) $1,000.00 scholarships to teachers for the 2022-2023 school year. This is a competitive grant process that considers the number of students who will benefit from the grant, the sustainability of the project for future years and overall creativity.

This is all possible due to the support of Women United, an affinity group of United Way of Knox County. To apply for the grant Click Here for Printable Application. The application portal opens September 1, 2022, and closes October 15, 2022. Awards will be announced on November 1, 2022, with checks being distributed after December 1, 2022. You will be able to use this grant in the 2022-23 or 2023-24 school year, which ever meets your needs.

Click Here for Application

Please Compete and email to or Mail to:

United Way of Knox County

Attn: Halle Krajenski

305 East High Street Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050

We ask you that you complete a report at the end of the school year and let us know about your successes, challenges and what you would do differently the next time.

For further information please reach out to Halle Krajenski at, 740-397-5721