$2,500 in Grant Give-Aways

Publish a classroom book with us in 2016-17, and you will be automatically entered to win one of our grant give-aways. We will award $100 grants to 15 schools, plus one big winner of $1,000! Our $100 winners have been announced! See below.

Here’s How it Works:

  • All book orders received by Feb. 28, 2017 are eligible for a $100 and $1,000 grant. See $100 winners below.
  • All book orders received by June 30, 2017 are eligible for the $1,000 grant.
  • Winners are selected by random drawing.
  • Grant winners of $100 will be contacted in March 2017. The $1,000 grant winner will be contacted in August 2017.
  • Students contributing to winning books will also each receive an award certificate.
  • Winners will be announced on our web site and Facebook page.

2016-17 Grant Winners

School City Teacher Grade Book Title Grant
$1,000 Award Winner to
be announced in August 2017
Condit Elementary School Bellaire, TX Sarah Rogers K “Kindergarten Knows How to Think Win-Win!” $100
New Mexico Intl. School Albuquerque, NM Cynthia Pedrotty K “Nuestras Primeras 120 Palabras en Espanol” $100
First Presbyterian Preparatory School Northridge, CA Shannon Pennington K “Bet You Didn’t Know…” $100
Holston Elementary Blountville, TN Michele Scragg 1st “Holiday Memories” $100
St. Margaret of Scotland School St. Louis, MO Emily Cullmann 1st “R is for First Graders” $100
Cub Run Elementary Penn Laird, VA Brandi Breeden 1st “The Kindness Kubs” $100
Intermountain Christian School Salt Lake City, UT Jacque Frazee 2nd “When We Grow Up” $100
Mohawk Avenue School Sparta, NJ Stephanie Delpome 2nd ”The Diet and Habitat of Different Animals” $100
Beatty Elementary Las Vegas, NV Melissa Pulliam 3rd “Our Life Stories” $100
Westfield Elementary Winthrop Harbor, IL Matt Brooks 3rd “Our Best Day Ever” $100
St. James the Less Catholic School Columbus, OH Emily Hullihan 4th “Bet You Didn’t Know…! An Anthology of
Curious, Unusual and Unexpected Facts”
Baranoff Elementary Austin, TX Kassie Massie 4th “Power of Poetry" $100
St. Michael the Archangel School Overland Park, KS Jordan Farmer 4th “Catholic Schools Week Writing” $100
Mission View Elementary Wenatchee, WA Theresa Phelps 5th “The Last Leaf on the Tree” $100
Orchard Primary School Almont, MI Tracy Tappen 5th “Tappen Tales, Mrs. Tappen’s Class” $100

Grant Give-Away Terms

  • By participating in School Mate® Publishing’s (the Company) grant give-aways, the Customer releases the Company, its subsidiaries, employees, agents, and judges from any claims of liability whatsoever arising from the selection, judging, and awarding process.
  • By participating in the Company’s grant give-aways, the Customer grants the Company and its subsidiaries permission to display, print, or amend any material for publicity or marketing purposes. To protect privacy and identity, any books displayed online or in print will have students’ last names omitted or changed.
  • The Company makes no stipulations about how grant money must be used, other than Customers who are awarded grant money must use it in a manner that directly benefits the Customer’s classroom, either in the current school year or following school year.
  • The Customer can decline participation by checking “No” in the signature area of Classroom Book Order Form (PDF).