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Grants to Local California K-8 Schools for Projects Related to the Study of Science & the Environment


Geographic Focus

USA: California

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2014 – 2015 Environmental Education Grants

Air and Waste Management Association, Golden Empire Chapter

Agency: Foundation

GrantWatch ID #148917

Grant Description

Grants of up to $500 to local California K-8 schools that are seeking financial assistance for projects and events that are related to the study of science and/or the environment. Qualifying schools must be located in Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Merced, Stanislaus, or Tulare Counties. Grant funds are to be applied toward the purchase of scientific supplies, equipment, or curriculum materials.

Awards will be made on the basis of the quality of the educational experience and alignment with the grantor's stated goals as proposed in the application. The Education Committee will review all applications received and determine the winners and the amount of each award.

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Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Grants applications may be submitted on behalf of a school by a teacher, administrator, parent club, or other affiliated person or organization for projects serving K-8 students (transitional kindergarten is excluded).

The Golden Empire Chapter does not accept applications for science fair materials, Camp KEEP tuition/transportation, or recycling bins/centers.

Pre-Application Information:

All completed application materials along with a letter of interest must be received, not postmarked, by December 12, 2014 at the following physical or email address:

Air & Waste Management Association – Golden Empire Chapter
P.O. Box 12184
Bakersfield, CA 93389


Please Note: Applications submitted without a letter of interest and cost breakdown will not be accepted.

Additional Funding Information:

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $500.

Term of Contract:

Funds are intended to be used during the 2014-2015 school year.

Contact Information:

For more information regarding Chapter programs, contact Kathy Parker by phone at (661) 282-2200.

Additional Contact Information:
Cory Eagar, Chairman
Phone: 661-615-4681

RFP & Supporting Documents:

Full Grant Text RFP

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

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