HIPP Foundation

Grant opportunities for

NJ public school employees

The NJEA Frederick L. Hipp Foundation for Excellence in Education makes it possible for public school employees to receive grants that will help them bring creative ideas to life.

The only foundation of its kind in New Jersey, the Hipp Foundation supports initiatives to promote excellence in education. More than $2.3 million in grants for innovative educational projects that represent a bold, fresh approach by public school employees has already been awarded. Apply for a Hipp grant and bring your innovative ideas to life.

Apply for a Grant

Applications are now closed. Watch for the application portal to reopen in July 2024.

Hipp bricks

Purchase an engraved brick paver

You or your association can show your support for the Hipp Foundation by purchasing an engraved brick paver outside the main entrance to the NJEA Headquarters in Trenton.

To participate in the Pathway to Excellence campaign, just complete the order form and return it with payment to:

NJEA Frederick L. Hipp Foundation
PO Box 1211
Trenton, NJ 08607-1211


Your donation is tax deductible…

Your donation is tax deductible, and provides support to public education in New Jersey. Contributions to the Hipp Foundation, including the Pathway to Excellence, are tax deductible.

If you have Hipp questions please use the contact below.