Beverly Education Foundation Awarded $300,000 Cummings Grant!

The Beverly Education Foundation has been awarded 10 years of funding from the Cummings Foundation.  
The Cummings Foundation Grant monies will bolster teacher support, build greater connections between teacher, student and parents, and provide innovative programs to prepare Beverly students for their futures

Board Members and Beverly Public School students celebrating the great news at Beverly Middle School.


Who We Are

The Beverly Education Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit tax-exempt corporation dedicated to enriching, enhancing, and supporting Beverly’s public education system. Anyone interested in public education in Beverly may participate in this all volunteer charitable organization.


Our Mission

The Beverly Education Foundation is an independent nonprofit corporation that stimulates excellence in the Beverly Public Schools by awarding grants for projects that support the curriculum and professional development for educators, by funding innovative initiatives in teaching and learning, by raising the profile of public education in Beverly and by helping to ensure equal access to education for all students.


Our Purpose

Established in 1997, the purpose of the Beverly Education Foundation is to stimulate innovation and excellence by supporting educational programs that are outside normal public funding and to maintain a permanent fund to implement such programs and activities.

Teacher/Parent Grants

Grant Applications for the 2023-2024 school year are due Friday, March 10, 2023. Virtual Grant Workshop on March 1, 2023 at 3:15 pm to ask questions.

Honor a Teacher

As the Beverly Education Foundation celebrates its 25th Anniversary, we are thrilled to begin our  2023 Honor A Teacher Campaign.  At its core, Honor A Teacher acknowledges the importance of our teachers, staff, and administrators.  Their commitment and tireless efforts equip our students with knowledge and skills for tackling today’s challenges and tomorrows.  To all Donors, thank you for your continued and sustained generosity.  Remember, it is never too late to Honor A Teacher who has made a difference. 

1 to 1 Learning Initiative

The Beverly Education Foundation, Inc. is committed to supporting 21st century learning skills at Beverly High School. Digital technology is this generation’s paper and pen. All school systems are challenged to find the best ways to harness digital technology and bridge the digital divide.

STEAM Initiatives

The Beverly Education Foundation supports Family, Math, and Science Nights; Science Fairs in all schools; Nature’s Classroom, Recycling and Composting in all schools, Beverly High School First Robotics Team, and the 1 to 1 Learning Initiative.  These initiatives allow students to learn STEAM by doing.

Recent News

Beverly Education Foundation Awarded $300,000 Cummings Grant

Beverly Education Foundation Awarded $300,000 Cummings Grant

The Beverly Education Foundation, Inc. is one of 150 local nonprofits that will share in $30 million through Cummings Foundation’s major annual grants program. The Beverly, MA based organization was selected from a total of 630 applicants during a competitive review...

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2023 Senior Awards Increased to $800!

2023 Senior Awards Increased to $800!

Due to the increased costs of college for our students, the Board of the Beverly Education Foundation has voted to increase the Senior Awards from $500 to $800 per Award.  The Senior Awards are given to two Beverly High School graduating seniors each year. Applicants...

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No Pain, No Gain Cognition & Wellness Grant

No Pain, No Gain Cognition & Wellness Grant

Awarded in June 2022, the No Pain, No Gain Cognition & Wellness Grant's goal is for a collaboration between the BHS Library and the Wellness Department where cardiovascular and balance training equipment were placed in the library for students (and staff) to...

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