Austin ISD frequently requested documents
Use the resources below to help you complete your fundraising application.
*If your funding source requires a recipient to be a 501(c)(3) organization, please contact us through Let's Talk!
Our Grant Database allows you to search for current school and non-profit grant opportunities.
View current guidelines and policy for crowdfunding in Austin ISD.
Submit your crowdfunding application to the district using this online form.
Crowdfunding Quick Start Guide - Principals
Detailed guide for principals on how to start and manage a crowdfunding campaign on Livingtree, the Austin ISD approved platform for online donations.
Crowdfunding Quick Start Guide - Bookkeepers
Detailed guide for bookkeepers on how to manage a crowdfunding campaign on Livingtree, the Austin ISD approved platform for online donations.
Crowdfunding How-To Guide - Livingtree
Detailed guide for teachers and PTAs on how to create a campaign using the Livingtree platform.
Crowdfunding Comparison Chart
View our crowdfunding comparison chart for a quick look at the options and fees of current crowdfunding platforms.
Submit your crowdfunding summary to the district using this online form.
View commonly asked questions regarding crowdfunding in Austin ISD.
Grant Development 101
Learn everything you need to know to research grants, develop and submit a grant proposal and manage your award.
Follow this guide to help you develop a solid concept before beginning your fundraising campaign.
Proposal Outline Builder
Use this tool to draft your grant proposal.
How to Develop a Logic Model
Learn how to develop a visual representation of the program structure, processes and goals.
Use this template to help build your project budget.
Sample Thank You Letter
Wondering how to acknowledge your grant award? Use this sample letter as a guide to crafting a personal thank you.
School Partnership Directory
Search the most up-to-date partnership directory for instant access to more than 90 service providers and businesses that support Austin ISD schools.
Sample Solicitation Letter
Wondering how to ask a local business to support your school? Use this template as a guide to craft a solicitation letter.