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Cornell Lab of Ornithology: Celebrate Urban Birds Mini-Grants 2013

Grants to Support Neighborhood Events that Promote
the Observation of Birds in City Neighborhoods

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Foundation / Corporation

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Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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Mini-grants averaging between $100 - $500 will be awarded nationally to organizations and educators to fund neighborhood events connected to observing urban birds in communities everywhere. Funds are intended for neighborhood events featuring activities involving birds, community service, art, greening, and science. At the events, participants should spend 10 minutes watching birds in their neighborhood and report their observations online.

Funding could also be used to support a bird-activity day at a local museum, after school, library, or community center, or fund art and gardening activities at your club, business, school, senior center, or neighborhood.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 130957

Estimated Size of Grant:

Between $100 and $500

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Organizations and educators.

Pre-Application Information:

-To begin the application process please see

-Organizations working with underserved communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

-No experience with birding needed.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology
159 Sapsucker Woods Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

For more information, please contact Celebrate Urban Birds:

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming