Albany Public Schools Foundation partners with the Greater Albany Public School District to help Albany students succeed through the following programs:

Classroom Grants

Grants for teachers to support enrichment opportunities in the classroom.

Big Impact Grants

Grants to multiple schools or district programs in order to increase student impact. 

Elementary Enrichment Grants

Elementary school grants for innovative programs that support enrichment opportunities for students in the area of art, music, science and health/wellness. 


Each spring the Foundation awards scholarship to graduating seniors from Albany Options, South Albany, and West Albany High School.

Student Assistance Program

The Student Assistance Program strives to break down barriers in K-12 and post-secondary education due to issues such as homelessness, financial challenges, limited parental support, and other educational obstacles.