J. Landon Short Mini Grant for Educators

Beginning in 2000 with an endowment from the McNair Foundation, teachers have been able to apply for up to $750 in grant funds. Since 2000 over 800 grants have been awarded to teachers with plans to innovate and enhance the classroom experience for their students. 


2019 Grant Recipients

We awarded more funds this year than ever before across 29 campuses!

For a full list of winners and their grants, click here.  

Thank you, 2019 Sponsors!

None of this would be possible without our amazing sponsors!

  • First Community Credit Union
  • McNair Endowment Interest
  • Nexen
  • Spring Branch Education Foundation
  • Spring Branch Management District
  • West Houston Chinese Church


For answers to questions or more information, contact the Partnerships & Volunteer Team!

Abby Walker, Coordinator for Strategic Partnerships & Volunteers


Katie Redd, Community Relations Specialist

Mini Grants in Action

Ready to Sponsor?

Do you want your name or company name listed in the box on the left?

Do you want to make kids as excited as they are in the video above?

Do you want to make a lasting impact on the educational journey for Every Child?

If you answered yes to any of those questions, you are ready to sponsor! Contact Katie Redd at katie.redd@springbranchisd.com or 713-251-2460.