The mission of the IEA is to “effect excellence and equity in public education and to be the advocacy organization for all public education employees.”
The focus of this program is to engage emerging leaders. Any educator working in a certified or ESP position who is in their first ten (10) years in any IEA local is eligible to apply for a SCORE grant. If partners or trios of IEA members apply together, at least one of the applicants should be within their first 10 years of membership.
Grant proposals of $1,000 or less are encouraged in order to fund as many projects as possible. Proposals for more than $1,000 will be considered, but may not be completely funded.
Funds can be used to, but not limited to:
For questions about the application process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call phone # 217-321-2312.