Simply Smart Foundation for Education


We hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and healthy in this season. Because we value our educators and all you do to support students and schools, the Simply Smart Foundation for Education has decided to extend the 2019-2020 grant deadline to August 31, 2020. We understand due to the coronavirus, there have been unforeseen delays, and we want to do what we can to help and make your jobs easier. Thank you for everything you do to support our communities.

SIMPLY SMART is a community service initiative of the Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union Foundation for Education. Created in 2010, the Foundation reflects the Credit Union's core philosophy of People Helping People.

Eligibility Criteria: (1) Employed full-time as an educator at an eligible public high school, (2) Intends to continue teaching in the consecutive school year, and (3) Project grant funds may be used for registration fees, but not for transportation. Recipients of the 2019 Simply Smart Grant are not eligible to apply for the -2021 school year. However, any other educator from the school may apply.