Eligibility requirements for grants:
Grants may not be awarded for required courses in pursuit of advanced degrees or activities that do not relate to the applicant's assigned teaching level or subject area.
Groups of Fauquier County teachers working together in a particular school or subject area and for whom a shared experience strengthens the benefits to students are welcome to apply for the same grant.
At the discretion of the Foundation, the Thomas H. diZerega Award may be presented to an award recipient whose professional excellence demonstrates the highest teaching standards.
The Fauquier Excellence in Education Foundation is solely responsible for the selection of award recipients and for determining the amount of financial assistance which is provided.
The activities of the Fauquier Excellence in Education Foundation are financed through the generosity of local businesses, individuals, civic organizations and school parent groups. No public funds are used. Donations are tax-deductible.