Foundation / Corporation
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
06/21/21 5:00 PM ET
Grants of up to $5,000 to New Hampshire and Vermont nonprofit organizations, agencies, and schools to promote ecology and sustainability education in eligible areas. Funding is intended to enhance educational programming at PreK-12 schools, with special emphasis on K-8 education in underserved New Hampshire school districts. Funding limited to the Foundation’s Upper Valley Region.
The mission of the Wellborn Ecology Fund is to support experientially-oriented, place-based, ecology education programs that focus on the people and communities of the Upper Valley. These programs should provide Upper Valley residents with the knowledge, experience, skills, and understanding necessary to make informed decisions and take useful actions aimed at protecting and sustaining the natural systems of the region.
Key Objective: All Upper Valley pre-K 12 schools have access to high-quality place-based ecology education, with particular emphasis on K-8 education in underserved New Hampshire school districts, including but not limited to: Claremont, Mascoma, and Newport.
Strategies to Meet the Key Objective:
Grant Focus: The Foundation accepts proposals for short-term projects that address the Key Objective by implementing one or more of the “Strategies to Meet the Key Objective”, listed above. These may include program planning and design, start-up funding for new/expanded initiatives, equipment or supplies for new or existing programs, implementing successful practices, and so on.
For information on The Upper Valley Teaching Place Collaborative, see https://www.nhcf.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Wellborn-Instructions-for-Grant-Applications.pdf#page=1.
GrantWatch ID#: 181333
Up to $5,000
The Foundation will not make multi-year grants, but can discuss potential future funding for multi-year work.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and Apply Online (starting on May 10): http://nhcf.smartsimple.com/
Traci Fowler, Senior Program Officer, Upper Valley Region
603-225-6641 ext 21243
For questions or more information, please contact Wendy Cahill at email@example.com or call 603-225-6641 ext. 21249.
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
37 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Upper Valley Region: https://www.nhcf.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/UV_map_letter.pdf
USA: New Hampshire; Vermont
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