Our mission is to award grants that help faculty and staff inspire and challenge Madison public school students. We fund great ideas that energize the academic and creative life of students but are above and beyond our school district budget.
Madison 5K Registration & Sponsorship
Save the Date for Sunday, May 6, 2018
The 15th annual Madison 5K will be held on Sunday, May 6, 2018. Please click HERE for the race registration. Proceeds from this event will support teacher initiated grants at all 5 Madison Public Schools. The race will consist of a 5K run/walk at 10am, followed by a Kids Fun Run at 11am.
Race Course Map, Click Here.
Since its inception in 2003, MEF has awarded nearly $1.3M in enrichment grants across Madison public schools.
If you would like to be one of our 2018 sponsors, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or click here to signup online. (After completing your online form, please mail payment to MEF, PO Box 1093, Madison, NJ 07940.) All Sponsors receive recognition in MEF marketing materials and on MEF website, along with coverage in local/social media and on race banner, event signs, and at the $500+ level will be included on the t-shirt. If you would like to download and complete the form please click here.
To be listed in the official race brochure, please complete the sponsorship packet by February 27. For inclusion on the race t-shirt ($500+ level), please complete your sponsorship packet by March 20.
Apply for a Grant
All information needed to apply for a grant is here.
Resource Tools for Grants
Have further questions about applying for a grant? Many of your answers are found on this page.
MEF 5K - Sunday, May 6 at 10am - Register Here!
All of the grants awarded throughout the years are listed here.
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MEF Receives a $5,000 Grant from ConnectOne Bank
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The MEF mission is to award grants that help faculty and staff inspire and challenge Madison public school students. MEF funds great ideas that energize the academic and creative life of students but are above and beyond our school district budget.