Rochester Amateur Radio Association
Education and Technology Grant Guidelines
PURPOSE OF THE GRANT
To obtain funding for educational projects and specific equipment needs that promote practical applications in the STEM fields
of electronics and radio communications with emphasis on youth-based activities.
Non-profit schools K through 12 located in New York counties of Monroe, Orleans, Wayne, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, Allegany,
Award amounts vary and will be based on the application and resources available at the time of application, not to exceed
$2,500.00. Grant monies shall be applied no less than 90% to tangible equipment, of which no less than 75% shall have a life
expectancy greater than 5 years.
Applications must be submitted by March 31st of each year. Grant Allocation decisions will be made by May 31st of each year.
PROJECT TIME FRAME
Projects should be completed within one year of funding. If a project cannot be completed in one year, the application must
explain the special circumstances that support a longer cycle.
Projects that are funded must complete a grant report at 6 months and again at year end that outlines the outcomes and accomplishments
of the project and whether all goals and objectives were met.
HOW TO APPLY
Grant applicants must submit an application on The RARA Grant application form, completing all sections and required attachments.
Application forms are available by clicking on the links:
Guidelines (this document as PDF)
Application Form (PDF)
APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED TO:
RARA EDUCATIONAL GRANT
93333, Rochester NY, 14692
For questions or further information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or leave a message at: 585-210-8910.