Our new grant program files are now available as online forms.
For the online grant application click here. This link will open in another window
at the Formsite.com website.
When you submit your application, it will be forwarded to the QBEF and
you will receive an email copy of your application.
For the online grant reimbursement form click here. The link will open in another window
and when you submit the form, it will be forwarded to the QBEF.
Click here to see photos of the April 2018 Glenside field trip which QBEF helped fund to the Chicago History Museum
Click here to see photos of the October 2018 visiting author (Candace Fleming) meeting with students. A QBEF grant funded copies of a Fleming book to third grade winners of an essay contest.
QBEF Accomplishments 2013-2014
been a productive year for the QBEF! Thanks to generous support
from our families and residents, we have made a number of grants to
District 16 for a variety of projects to improve educational
opportunities for all our students. These include:
grants totaling $2000 (in support of PBIS [Positive Behavioral
Interventions & Supports] and purchase of iPads for student and
science literacy programs totaling about $2000 for Pheasant Ridge and
Glen Hill schools with the DuPage Children's Museum for entire grade
levels and with Argonne Laboratories for Americana and Glenside
books for each building's “Book Rooms” for a total of $3000! Each
building's "Book Room" contain class sets of books that can be used by
all teachers for classroom use.
Your donations, our restaurant fundraisers, and Market Day provide us
with the income to be able to spend this $7000 for our students!
Thank you for your continuing support! Click here for information on how your Amazon purchases can benefit the Foundation (at no cost to you)
Click here for our event schedule.
Queen Bee School Libraries Get eGrant from QBEF (2012-13)
The QBEF funded $3,000 to purchase student research databases
(World Book Online Collection) and eBooks for all four schools!
These databases will provide students at all grade levels with safe, up to date,
online research sources for school work.
Click here to read more about what this grant is funding.
We are pleased to announce our first Teacher Grants for school year
The Foundation invited District 16 teachers to submit proposals for
projects to benefit students. The proposals were reviewed for
are happy to announce the following grants:
to District or School Goals
of students impacted
- Soundness of educational principles
Kashyap, Laura Schraeder, Glenside Middle School
Fun and Games
Rebac, Glen Hill School, Second Grade
Gabler, Pheasant Ridge School, First Grade
Beck, Sandra Zbylut, Denise Bridgman, Kate Wolicki, Americana
to see examples of the Themed
to see learn more about the Welcome to Glenside grant.
to see parents and their second graders playing educational
games as a result of the Family
Fun & Games grant.
Thanks to all who applied for 2009-2010 grants!
We're all working together to make the educational experience in
District 16 better for all students.
Page revised 11/4/2018
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