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Leadership Education Fund

General Description

Established in 1991 as a cooperative effort of the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce and East Tennessee Foundation to support and encourage excellence in public education.

Application Process

The online application will be available March 15, 2024.
The deadline to submit is April 5, 2024.

Eligible applications will be reviewed by a volunteer grant panel. After the grant panel meets to make its funding recommendations, all organizations will be notified of their funding status via email by early June 2024.

Grant Amounts and Terms

Grants will be awarded for one-year terms in June 2024. The grant term is June 1, 2024 – May 31, 2025.
Amounts can be up to $2,000.

Who May Apply

Additional Information

Please direct your questions to:
Ashley Siferd Butler, Director of Competitive Grants, or
Rachel Schott, Director of Scholarships
East Tennessee Foundation
520 W. Summit Hill Drive, Suite 1101
Knoxville, TN 37902
Telephone: (865) 524-1223 or (877) 524-1223