Community Grants

Grants & Scholarships

Benefitting both students and teachers, EATEL offers many grants and scholarships to encourage excellence and innovation in our local schools.

For information about how to apply for one of the scholarships or grants mentioned here, please email Monika Arnold at Monika.Arnold@eatel.com

Reach-A-Kid Teach-A-Kid Grant

The Reach-A-Kid Teach-A-Kid grant program provides teachers in Ascension Parish with funding for innovative teaching projects. Each year EATEL funds a total of 10 $500 grants to promote creative educational programs. Past grants have funded everything from new keyboards, an American Girls' reading club to building and launching rockets. Learn More

The EATEL Technology Awards

Each year, EATEL awards 6 state-of-the-art laptops to graduating seniors who will be pursuing degrees in technical fields. One award is given to a single graduate at Donaldsonville, East Ascension, St. Amant, Dutchtown, Maurepas and French Settlement High Schools.

Top Scholars

In partnership with the Ascension and Livingston Parish School Boards, EATEL acknowledges our annual Top Scholars to recognize the academic success of high school seniors in these parishes and the teachers who have been most influential on their educational careers.