The Pelican Foundation for Creative Education

Grants and Awards, 2015
-- 2018
The Spectrum School, P94@PS188, Manhattan
Project Title: FUNctional Public Garden Art: Autism in Action

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Madiba Prep Middle School, Brooklyn
Project Title: Creative Ways to Teach Math Vocabulary

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MECA, an Early College High School, Manhattan
Project Title: Final Advertising Pitch

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The Young Women's Leadership School of Queens
Project Title: Painting Supplies for The Winter Arts Showcase

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The Young Women's Leadership School of Queens
Project Title: Multicultural Music/Winter Concert

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Stuyvesant High School, Manhattan
Project Title: Experimental Design and Inquiry with Daphnia

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The Young Women's Leadership School of Queens
Project Title; Hands on Physics

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John Dewey High School, Brooklyn
Project Title; Underwater Robotics, Engineering and Marine Biology

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Jackie Kennedy Onassis High School, Manhattan
Project Title = Laboratory Supplies for the Science Classroom

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School; 371K @ Telecommunications
Project Title: Exploring Chinese Culture through Calligraphy and Global Studies

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School; IS 281 Brooklyn
Project Title; STEM ROBOTICS: Sustainability

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Mini Grants and Awards 2015 - 2016
Project 1
1st Year Music Class, starter funds.
Music: What is Music? What is Rhythm
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Project 2

Whiteboard Purchase;
A teacher wrote; I am excited
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Project 3
Creation of a Painting Studio in the Art Room.
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Project 4
Nifty Nook for Nomad Books;
In the science classroom,
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Project 5
Honoring James Baldwin
; A teacher wrote,
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Project 6
Salt Water Fish Tank
My students have created a saltwater tank
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Project 7
Listening Center
The listening center will serve a great purpose
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The Pelican Foundation for Creative Education

2017, 2018 Grants Summary

*Grants, December 2018

Project: Mosaic Makes Its Mark on MS 379
Middle School. 379    Q37
124-05 14th Ave.
College Point, NY 11356
This grant will fund art supplies and mosaic supplies for the 6th grade art class to create several mosaics
to beautify the school.
Project: LGBTQ Young Adult Book Club

Sunset Park High School   K667
153 35th St,
Brooklyn, NY 11232
This grant will fund the buying of books of various reading levels for the Sunset Park High School English
department’s LGBTQ Book Club.
Amount: $500    Teacher; Ms. Carmen Cruz
*Spring 2108

“Social Justice Graphic Novels” to the Art Department at P.S./I.S. 218

Rafael Hernandez Dual Language PS/IS 218
1220 Gerard Ave, Bronx, NY 10452
The art teacher is awarded a grant for her “Social Justice Graphic Novels” project. The grant funds will be
used to purchase sketch books and art supplies. Awarded $500
Project: Ebbets Field Middle School Drumline

Ebbets Field Middle School     17K352
46 McKeever Place
Brooklyn NY 11225

This grant will be used to buy drums, practice pads, cymbals, and musical items for the school’s budding
drummers for practice and rehearsals
Project Title: Stuyvesant High School Roof Garden Renewal

Stuyvesant High School M475
345 Chambers Street
New York, NY 10282
The Stuyvesant High School science department is restoring their roof garden. The funds will be used to
purchase cedar wood and soil for the construction of the garden beds. And for gardening supplies such as
seeds, seedlings, and plants.
*Spring 2017 Grants

“The Marine Education Event”

To The Science Department at John Dewey High School   Awarded $250
John Dewey High School   K540
50 Avenue X, Brooklyn, New York 11223
The grant is for the purchase supplies for the science department’s “Marine Education Event”. The event
will require various scientific equipment like, Estuary Water Test Kits, to educate the community on the
marine environment.
Landscape Painting at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens  

MS 137Q America's School of Heroes
109-15 98th Street, Ozone Park, NY 11417
The art teacher is awarded a grant to facilitate taking her middle school students to the Brooklyn Botanical
Gardens for Landscape painting. The funds will be used for admission to the Botanical Gardens, and for art
supplies. $500
Project Title: Sea Perch Robotics

John Dewey High School   K540
50 Avenue X
Brooklyn, New York 11223

John Dewey High School’s Marine Education Program includes teaching the students about underwater
robotics. The funds will be used to buy robotics kits, and various scientific equipment for the science
department’s robotics program.