The Goochland Education Foundation secures funding to support innovative learning opportunities for Goochland County Public School students.

  • Strategic Innovation Grants, annual grant opportunity that encourages innovative instructional design and supports engaging learning experiences for Goochland students
  • Student scholarships for higher education
  • GCPS G21 Awards, awarded annually to teachers for project-based learning initiatives
  • GCPS Teacher of the Year – by school and district
  • Goochland Critical Thinking Fund of The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia (Forensics and Debate Classes)
  • GCPS Summer Stem Camp (with support from the SunTrust Foundation)
  • CodeRVA (with support from Capital One)
  • Kajeet Hotspot Program (with support from CarMax)
  • Doug & Tamra Adams Foundation grant for the arts and education
  • Cole Starke Memorial Fund to benefit athletics at Goochland Middle School/Goochland High School

Previous Grant Recipients:

  • GHS Greenhouse (with support from Colonial Farm Credit, Pryoville Farms and S. B. Cox, Inc.)
  • Goochland Elementary School outdoor classroom (with support from CarMax)
  • Richmond Symphony in-school performances (with support from Goochland Rotary)
  • Food Lion gift cards to families of nearly 200 students in the Brown Bag program (with support from the Richmond Christmas Mother)
  • Byrd Elementary School Weatherbug
  • GCPS One Book, One District Literacy Program
  • GCPS Robotics
  • Teacher of the Year Scholarship to a student pursuing teaching
  • Project-Place Field Trip to Powhatan State Park
  • Xylophone Carts for Randolph Elementary School Music Program