We are glad you’re here! At SEF we believe Scituate will be recognized as a thriving, vibrant community that encourages innovation, collaborative thinking, problem solving, and skill development through diverse learning opportunities for all ages.
Our latest news is below!



This year SEF was pleased to receive a total of twenty-eight grant proposals, requesting more than $123,000 in funding. We are delighted to be able to invest over $60,000 in educational programming for the coming year. Since inception, SEF has invested $166,605 back to the community.


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SEF’S impact

SEF grants are intended to foster innovative thinking and collaboration, to solve problems, to enhance skill development, and/or to promote lifelong learning. We welcome applications in all disciplines, including academics, arts, wellness, and more.

SEF has awarded over $166,605 in grants since our inception in 2016.

SEaside stories: returns fall 2019

Due to the overwhelming success of our inaugural storytelling event, SEF will again produce the Moth-inspired storytelling event this fall. The performance will feature members of the Scituate community — our friends, neighbors, and local celebrities — telling 5-minute hand-picked and personal tales. More details on becoming a storyteller or an audience member to follow!