The application period has passed.
Finalists will be announced April 23, 2018
Five schools will be named Community Builder recipients. Four schools will receive a cash prize of $1,000 to complete their proposed project. One additional school, selected by the community will receive a cash prize of $2,000.
Click here to review the Official Contest Rules.
OnPoint will accept project applications from public, private or charter K-12 schools in the counties of Benton, Clackamas, Columbia, Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Washington and Yamhill counties in Oregon, and Clark and Skamania counties in Washington.
Four $1,000 prizes are awarded by the OnPoint Prize Selection Committee. The committee is composed of representatives from OnPoint who are interested in, experienced with, or involved in education. One $2,000 award will be selected by online community votes. Applications will be judged on the following criteria:
The application period has passed. Up to 10 finalists will be highlighted beginning April 23 and 5 winners will be announced on May 7.
The goal of the Community Builder award is to provide funding for schools to complete a project that is enriching to the school, students and faculty.
In considering which applications will be selected as finalists, the following criteria will be considered:
The Community Builder award is meant to be open-ended, allowing schools to submit a project proposal that best meets the needs of the school community. Below are examples of projects that could be a good fit: