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Oconee Rivers Audubon Society (ORAS) Conservation Grant

Grants to Athens-Clarke County Area, Georgia Individuals
for Bird Research, Habitat Conservation, and Education

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Oconee Rivers Audubon Society (ORAS)

Deadline Date:

10/15/19

Description:

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Grants ranging from $300 to $600 to Greater Athens-Clark County Area, Georgia individuals for research and projects that involve bird conservation, environmental education, and habitat enhancement statewide. The purpose of this program is to promote stewardship and awareness of Georgia's birds and biodiversity.

The ORAS Conservation Grant program helps support community members, teachers, and students in the Athens area who are working toward the same goals as the Funding Source. Since its creation, the program has funded several scientific research projects, community service activities, education initiatives, and conservation projects in the Greater Athens-Clarke County area, and in other areas throughout Georgia.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 176322

Estimated Size of Grant:

$300 - $600

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Any individual wishing to conduct research or complete a project with an emphasis on bird conservation, habitat improvement, or environmental education within Georgia is eligible.

Applicants must be located in the Greater Athens-Clarke County region or have a connection to the Athens-Clarke County area. This includes students and employees of the University of Georgia or other local educational institutions.

Pre-Application Information:

- Fall 2019 Grant Application: ORAS is excited to announce that it will be accepting grant applications beginning on August 20th.
- Application Period: August 20th - October 15th, 2019

Application & Instructions: Applicants wishing to be considered for this grant award must complete the following steps:

1. Submit ORAS Conservation Grant Application Form.
2. Submit an Applicant Letter.
3. Have one Letter of Recommendation submitted.

Contact Information:

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

Apply online:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSec4XUnf6J7I_rm4mux6mDKbHrZnpTbnOJDQYt7AA2sX073vA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Applicants must also submit the applicant letter and have a reference submit a letter of recommendation to: president@oconeeriversaudubon.org

Lauren Gingerella, President
Oconee Rivers Audubon Society
P.O. Box 81082
Athens, GA 30608-1082

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Georgia: Greater Athens-Clarke County Region