Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD)
Grants to Florida K-12 teachers in eligible locations for educational programs related to water resources. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of water quality, water conservation, ecosystems, and the water cycle. All grant types must incorporate freshwater-resources classroom activities even if the main component of the grant is a field trip or garden. Eligible applicants serve the Southwest Florida Water Management District, including Citrus, DeSoto, Hardee, Hernando, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Sarasota, and Sumter counties, as well as portions of Charlotte, Highlands, Lake, Levy, Marion, and Polk counties.
For more information about grant topics, see hhttps://www.swfwmd.state.fl.us/residents/education/splash-grant-overview.
View approved list of field trips at https://www.swfwmd.state.fl.us/residents/education/approved-field-studies-programs.
Eligible Budget Items:
GrantWatch ID#: 173919
Up to $3,000 per teacher
October 1, 2022 – May 12, 2023: Project activity period.
The SWFWMD will reimburse only for purchases made after a grant is awarded and before the grant cycle ends on May 12, 2023.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Create account or login at https://www.swfwmd.state.fl.us/user/login
Apply at https://www.swfwmd.state.fl.us/education/schoolgrants/application. Please Note: You must be logged in before you can access this link.
For additional information, please contact the Splash! grant project manager at WaterEducation@WaterMatters.org.
Any problems or changes from your approved grant need to be relayed to Katherine Munson at Katherine.Munson@WaterMatters.org. Katherine is the Splash! grant project manager for the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD).
Southwest Florida Water Management District
2379 Broad Street,
Brooksville, FL 34604
Telephone: (352) 796-7211
or 1-800-423-1476 (FL only)
Florida’s Water Management Districts: https://www.swfwmd.state.fl.us/about/floridas-water-management-districts
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