Our mission is to award grants that enrich, promote and support educational opportunities for all students in Austin's ISD #492.
Every year Austin's dedicated teachers, coaches and staff submit grant requests to the APE Foundation, designed to optimize the Austin student's educational experience.
Founded in 1990, the APE Foundation is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization. The first APE Foundation grant was awarded in 1992 for $500.00.
For the 2015-16 school year, $29,456.43 was awarded in 27 grants, for 9 different schools within ISD #492.
To date, over $409,000 has been awarded by the APE Foundation, through grants that directly impact Austin students K-12 educational experiences.
2015-16 APE Foundation awards include grants for needed: band instruments, course materials, robotics & Lego League funding, a pottery wheel, sports training devices, garden equipment & much more!
Your support makes a difference! Thank you!