In education, Propeller’s Impact Accelerator focuses on supporting entrepreneurs working to infuse  social-emotional learning, increase family and community engagement, and enact equitable, culturally relevant practices, policies, and approaches to classrooms, schools, and education systems across New Orleans.


Program Dates: July 15 - November 20

Final Application Deadline: May 31 at 11:59 pm CT

For additional information, view our Program Overview and Application Overview.

Schedule a time with a member of our team to discuss the program and application here.

Key Dates

Applicant Info Session Webinar: Wednesday, May 13, 5:30-6:00pm | RSVP
Applicant Info Session Webinar: Thursday, May 21, 5:30-6:00pm | RSVP

Program Eligibility

  • For-profit or nonprofit with earned revenue
  • Bringing equitable, culturally relevant approaches to the classrooms, schools, and education systems in New Orleans
  • Open to businesses who were in operations prior to May 31, 2020

Success Story

Dancing Grounds

Dancing Grounds

Dancing Grounds is a nonprofit organization that provides physically and artistically rigorous dance training at its studios and in schools with a focus on social-emotional development, physical health, leadership skills, and social justice.

In 2019, Dancing Grounds supported 225 young people in using artistic talents to advocate for social change, as well as promoted health and wellness through dance to 1,700 adults.

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