The purpose of this grant is to support and strengthen affiliate organizations of VCTM by building memberships and revenues, promoting innovative projects that help make VCTM and affiliate groups more visible to public and educational partners and by supporting the initiatives of NCTM and VCTM.
For example, a new initiative for your affiliate could be a math contest for students or professional development for teachers provided by the affiliate. Mentorship or sponsorship of an affiliate is also an acceptable request for this grant.
The grant should be used for projects in your area that will benefit your affiliate and will directly or indirectly impact teachers in the affiliate.
The grant amount will be up to $1500.