Accelerating Education Innovation and Opportunity for Every Learner

VELA Education Fund supports everyday entrepreneurs who are boldly reimagining education.

SUPPORTING EVERYDAY ENTREPRENEURS

Investing in people building custom solutions to meet their children’s needs.

ACCELERATING ADOPTION

Increasing the reach of models that redefine how, when, and where learning takes place.

ENSURING ACCESS
FOR ALL

Making it easier for all families to access options that best reflect their values.

Meet the Moment 2.0

After awarding $2.5 million in fall 2020, VELA Education Fund is preparing to award up to $5 million this spring through Meet the Moment 2.0.

Starting in late April, everyday entrepreneurs will be able to apply to receive a microgrant of $2,500 or $10,000 to support innovative, nontraditional education programs.

Wondering if your idea might be eligible?