One of the focus areas of the Bent Tree Foundation is recognition of student achievement and the promotion of student interest and learning in the classroom by funding innovative proposals submitted by teachers to enhance their classroom teaching efforts. We are proud to say that for the past eight years the Bent Tree Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3), has awarded $181,322 in student scholarships and teacher/school grants. This figure represents scholarship awards to 141students and 57 teacher/school grants to the Pickens County educational system.
For information concerning student scholarships for the 2017 – 2018 academic year, click here.
The teacher grant application period is closed for the 2017 – 2018 academic school year. For information about this year’s grant awardees, click here.