How NEF Helps Students
The annual Grant Program supplies teachers with funds for innovative and creative new programs. Kid Booster provides assistance to
students by matching their unique needs to opportunities and supports which enhance educational, physical or socio-emotional growth.
The Study Skills Academy, which NEF helped create and funds in all 21 schools, is an after school program for students who need a
little extra help. It supplies an added boost to allow students to become successful.
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NEF helped create and fund Study Skills Academies in each of the 21 Naperville School District schools.The Academies give students
a boost with homework, additional learning strategies and time from a skilled educator. The Study Skills Academies have been credited
with helping raise standardized test scores in the District.
NEF helps fund inspirational enrichment programs or expand existing programs created by 203 teachers, parents and students. Each year,
30-50 grants are awarded in the categories of Literacy, Math/Science, Fine Arts, Health/Physical Education and Cultural Studies.
NEF's Kid Booster is an emergency fund for the most dire issues that keep a child from learning effectively.
NEF provides a conduit for individuals or their families to fund and administer endowment or memorial funds from personal gifts or
community contributions. These restricted funds are used to support specific grants or provide students scholarships or awards based
on the wishes of the contributors.
The Naperville Education Foundation (NEF) raises and grants funds
for programs that enhance and enrich the educational experience
Naperville School District 203 students.
With the generous support of foundations, businesses, educational
professionals and individual
donors, NEF is able to provide financial
resources that increase learning opportunities by supplementing
school district budgets. NEF
encourages creativity, innovation and
excellence in our students by helping to insure that every student in
the district can take advantage
of opportunities to make the most of
Naperville Education Foundation
Annual Grant applications
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Jan. 25, 2014