(PECK) -- The Sanilac Intermediate School District in Peck was as named a $10,000 grant winner in this year's America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program. The program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, offers farmers the chance to nominate a local public school district to compete for a grant of up to $25,000 to enhance math and or science education. More than 1,150 nominated school districts submitted applications and 181 schools were awarded grants. A check presentation will take place Thursday, October 3 during a school assembly at the ISD beginning at 9 a.m. The Monsanto Fund will invest $2.3 million through America's Farmers Grow Rural Education grants this year.