California Casualty has expanded its one-year-old Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant program. This year, $75,000 is available in grants to public high schools across the nation. During the 2010-11 school year, the program awarded $25,000 to ten high schools in Arizona, California, Colorado and Oregon.
Who can apply?
Employees of public high schools in most states (except Alaska, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York and Wisconsin), who hold current membership in the National Education Association (NEA) or other education associations listed in the grant guidelines.
The application deadline passed on Feb. 15, 2012. Awards were announced on April 5, 2012.