The mission of the Duxbury Education Foundation (DEF) is to provide grants for innovative educational programs that benefit the students, teachers or staff of the Duxbury Public School system.  We’re interested in creative ideas and want to seed small ideas as well as large projects. To apply, click here.

DEF funds two kinds of grants:  professional development opportunities and educational projects.

Subjects for accepted grants typically cover a broad spectrum of topics that enhance the educational experience of Duxbury students, including Science, Math, Art, Music, Language, History, Well-being, and Community.

Grant sizes fall into one of three ranges: 

  • Micro grant ($1-$1,000)

  • Mini grant ($1,000-$2,500)

  • Major grant ($2,500+)   

Grant Schedule

Grant requests may be completed at any time. DEF Grant Committee Trustees review and respond to all requests between 6-8 weeks after they are submitted.


Grant requests may be completed at any time.