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Environmental and Conservation Grant

Grants to Oklahoma Teachers, Youth Group Leaders, and
Organizations for Environmental Education in Eligible Counties

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Ouachita Mountains Resource Conservation and Development (OMRCD)

Deadline Date:

03/01/18 Postmarked and Emailed

Description:

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Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to Oklahoma public and private school teachers, school environmental club sponsors, youth group leaders, and organizations that have a youth component for programs and projects that promote environmental and conservation education for youth in the service area.

The Ouachita Mountains Resource Conservation and Development service area includes the following counties: Bryan, Choctaw, Haskell, Hughes, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, Pittsburg, and Pushmataha.

The mission of OMRCD is to accelerate the conservation, development, and utilization of natural resources to improve the general level of economic activity and to enhance the environment and standard of living in the area.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 178611

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$10,000

Estimated Size of Grant:

$250 - $1,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The applicant must be an Oklahoma teacher (public or private), school environmental club sponsor, youth group leader, and/or organization with a youth component to apply for the grant.

In order for an applicant to be eligible, its conservation districts must be a member in good standing with the Ouachita Mountains RC&D.

Final reports for previously awarded grants must be submitted before an applicant is eligible to reapply.

Non-eligible items include wearing apparel and meals.

Pre-Application Information:

Proposals must be submitted (postmarked and emailed) by March 1, 2018. One hard copy and one electronic copy must be submitted for proposal to be considered. Awards will be announced no later than May 1, 2018.

Project Period
- March 1, 2018: Proposal deadline
- May 1, 2018: Awards announced
- May 1, 2018: Projects may begin
- May 31, 2019: Final Reports due.

Contact Information:

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

Submit the hard copy of the application to:
Ouachita Mountains RC&D, Inc.
PO Box 111
Durant, OK 74702

Submit electronic copies to: omrcd@att.net

If you do not receive an email confirmation of your grant submission within two weeks, please contact Brandi Hernandez, Coordinator, at omrcd@att.net or 580-745-8171.

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Oklahoma: Bryan, Choctaw, Haskell, Hughes, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, Pittsburg, and Pushmataha Counties