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One Class at a Time

Teachers, parents, students or anyone who is aware of a special project that would enhance the educational objectives in a classroom can apply for a $250 grant. This program is currently for schools located in the KRTV viewing area which include the following area(s): Cascade, Pondera, Fergus, Glacier, Phillips, Meagher, Toole, Valley, Judith Basin, Liberty, Teton, Chouteau, Hill, and Blaine

Contact Information

For more information, please contact:

Sarah Fleming

Dorothy Schneibel

Tracy Herod

Printable Application

Print and mail along with any necessary attachments to the address specified.

Mail to:

Connie Walter
One Class at a Time
PO Box 2989
Great Falls MT 59403


There is no limit to the number of times or projects you can apply for, however, applications are considered for the entire academic school year. The awards are chosen on a monthly basis through a committee made up of employees of First Interstate Bank, the news station, and retired school principals.

*Required Fields

Teacher Information

School Information

Principal Information

Applicant Information

Applicant's Address

Grant Purpose

Thank You

We may contact you if we have any additional questions regarding the items submitted.