Environmental Education Grants Now Available
The Oklahoma Environmental Quality Education Committee invites qualified individuals to apply for a grant to promote
enthusiasm in young people for learning about the environment and natural resources. You must be an Oklahoma teacher, public or private (Pre K – 12), school environmental club, youth group leader, and/or organization with a youth component to apply for the grant. For more information about this grant opportunity, please go to: http://www.deq.state.ok.us/pubs/lpd/eegrant10.pdf
Applicants may apply for amounts from $100 up to $1,000 per grant. A total of $14,000 will be awarded in early 2011 to winning applicants. Eligible categories include:
environmental club projects
green school efforts
edible school gardens
environmental education supplies
outdoor classroom revitalization
recycling and composting programs.
Deadline for submission of grant applications is December 1, 2010. Recipients will be selected by December 31, 2010. Examples of previous applications are available at: http://www.deq.state.ok.us/mainlinks/eepage.htm.
Posted on 10/25/2010
by Sonny Wilkinson filed under