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Mini-Grant Requests

2022 Teacher Mini-Grant Update

We are no longer accepting 2022 Teacher Mini-Grant requests. Please check back after January 1, 2023 to apply.

Teacher Mini-Grant Program

We believe supporting local teachers and schools with our mini-grant program improves more lives.


  • Local area teachers may request up to $300 to benefit their classroom(s).
  • Qualified applicants include teachers who are:
    • Current Azura members, that are in good standing.
    • Requesting funds for a classrooms in Northeast Kansas.
    • Maintaining an active account relationship with Azura.
      • Includes items such as direct deposit, checking account, and/or loan balance for at least six months.
  • We know there are a variety of expenses for the classroom, so we expect an assortment and wide range of requests. However, to help with our definition of expenses we can tell you a few items that are not eligible for the mini grant program: 
    • some technology items, such as iPads and smart boards
    • travel expenses
    • food for classroom events 
    • items over $300

Membership Benefits

At Azura, we are dedicated to innovative banking solutions. We give our members awesome benefits because we know when they succeed, the communities we serve succeed.