2017-2018 Education Grant Application Period Now Open!

Agricultural and Environmental Education Grants

The Flint River Soil and Water Conservation District, a local agency dedicated to the conservation and stewardship of natural resources, has announced that it will award up to $2,000 available in grant funds through an Agricultural & Environmental Education Grant for K-12 schools located within the District’s counties. The purpose of the grant is to promote conservation education in local schools and provide additional resources for an educator to teach students about agriculture and/or natural resources in a creative way.

Eligible schools are located within the following counties: Baker, Calhoun, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Miller, Mitchell, and Seminole Counties. The application and additional details regarding grant criteria are available online at flintriverswcd.org/education. Please direct any questions to info@flintriverswcd.org. The application deadline is January 5, 2018 and awardees will be announced by January 29.

The application form and guidelines are available at flintriverswcd.org/education.

Deadline: January 5, 2018.

Photograph courtesy of International Studies Elementary Charter School teacher Beverly Cosby pictured with her 1st grade students completing their educational project funded by the Flint River Soil and Water Conservation District's annual Agricultural & Environmental Education Grant program.