The MSHE grant is meant for educators to teach their students, in an age appropriate way, about the Holocaust. The goal of Holocaust education is for students to learn the history and how lessons of the past can lead to kindness, respect and inclusion in our society. 

Are you a teacher?

Are you looking for funds to bring materials and programs into your classroom?

If so, scroll down to apply for a MSHEF Grant!

Not sure how to use the money once you get it?  

See below for examples

And don't forget to visit our resources page to see more ideas  

Stacked Books

Educational Materials


  • Books for the classroom

  • Learning through Art & Photography

  • Creation of Genocide Resource Center

Parked School Buses





  • Survivor Speaker for Assemblies

  • Virtual Survivor Visits into the classroom

  • Author Visit


Exhibits/Special Events

  • Traveling Museum Exhibits

  • Film Screenings

Who is eligible?

4-12th grade Educators

Universities and Colleges

School clubs and organizations

See the impact education has made!

2021/2022 School year grant applications available now For Schools
New York city &
bergen county new jersey

Are you a school in NYC? 

Are you a school in Bergen County New Jersey?

Apply for our special grant specifically for your region!

Applications Submission Deadline for all other teachers/schools in the United States is now closed.

Deadline was October 8, 2021 

Our Grants run on a school calendar year.  The next Grant cycle will take place for the 2022-23 academic year.  Applications will be available late August 2022.

If you would like to be notified when the next grant cycle opens click here

Thank you to all the teachers, schools and organizations for your continued dedication to teaching the lessons of the Holocaust.