The Westgate Fund Committee is always interested in proposals from teams of teachers. This year, we are particularly interested in proposals that explore or illuminate solutions for students and teachers who are concerned with climate change. Candidates looking to further their studies and knowledge … Read More about Guidelines for Applying
The purpose of the Westgate Teachers Fellowship Fund is to expand the horizons of tenured teachers in the subject areas in which they have been teaching and intend to teach in the Monomoy Regional School District or at Cape Cod Teach. Funds are used primarily for independent studies, and occasionally for graduate level studies, often at foreign universities.
In 2023, for the first time, teachers at Cape Cod Tech will be eligible for funding as Westgate Fellows.
Read more about the teacher fellowships here.
Pie Friendly was a founder of the Westgate Teachers Fellowship Fund in 1989 and served it faithfully for 33 years. Her vivacity and fundraising acumen have been key to its success. We would not be where we are without her.
In their own words: "With the generous stipend from the Westgate Fund, I was able to travel to the McDonald Observatory in West Texas, home to several of the largest telescopes in the world, to attend an “Explore the Solar System” workshop. We met astronomers and learned about their work … Read More about Past Recipients
Support the Fund
The Westgate Fund provides educators in the Monomoy Regional School District and at Cape Cod Tech with some of the funding they need to broaden their horizons and those of their students. The Fund was established in 1989 to provide grants to Chatham school teachers for advanced … Read More about Support the Fund