First Posted: 6/13/2007
Skills in Scranton, the business- education partnership of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, is accepting applications for the 2007- 2008 Mini Grants for Teachers program. Mini-Grants of up to $500 are available for educators who are interested in creating special projects to benefit students. All teachers, guidance counselors, school nurses, or librarians employed by non-profit schools of Northeastern Intermediate Unit 19, the Diocese of Scranton, and private schools are eligible. Applications can be obtained from school principals of by calling the Chamber at 342-7711. In addition, interested individuals may download the Mini-Grants for Teachers applications at minigrants.html. Guidelines for the program can also be obtained via download from the site or by contacting the Chamber. Applications must be submitted by Friday, June 22, at 4:30 p.m. For more information contact Jeffrey A. Rubel at 342-711 or at .