2008 ING Unsung Heroes
st_1005 on 1/27/2009

Congratulations to the 100 winners of the 2008 ING Unsung Heroes awards program. Each of the 100 finalists has won $2,000. Three of them will be selected as Top Winners to receive additional grants of $25,000, $10,000, and $5,000. Winners from our neck of the woods were:



Richard ES – Auburn, AL

Section HS – Section, AL



Heard Co. ES – Franklin, GA

Woodland ES – Sandy Springs, GA



Now, they are accepting applications for the 2009 awards!

Are you an educator with a class project that is short on funding but long on potential? Do you know a teacher looking for grant dollars? In addition to the 100 finalists, three are selected for additional financial awards: $25,000 for first place; $10,000 for second place; and $5,000 for third place.


To download an application please go to: http://www.ing.com/us/unsungheroes. Applications must be postmarked by April 30, 2009!


As always, free help with your grant writing is available at http://education.ti.com/grants



For more information, please contact Nicole Spiller by email, nspiller@garesa.org or by phone, 770-583-2528, ext. 622.