Leadership Education Fund

The Leadership Education Fund was established at East Tennessee Foundation in 1991 as a cooperative effort of the Chamber of Commerce and the Foundation to support and encourage excellence in public education.

Application Process and Dates

Important Dates

  • Online application available:  February 26, 2018
  • Application submission deadline:  April 6, 2018

Grant Amounts and Term

  • $3,000 was available to award
  • Two-year grants were awarded July 2018

Application Information

Who May Apply

General Eligibility and Funding Criteria

Additional eligibility criteria specific to Leadership Education Fund:

How to Apply

Additional Information

Please direct your questions to:
Jan Elston, Vice President for Competitive Grant Programs, or
Ashley Siferd, Program Assistant
East Tennessee Foundation
520 W. Summit Hill Drive, Suite 1101
Knoxville, TN  37902
Telephone: (865)524-1223 or (877)524-1223

Thank you for your interest in the Leadership Education Fund!