LEEC eNews Bulletin: 2015-2016 Green Schools Grants Program Announcement

2015-2016 Green Schools Grants Program Announcement
Open to accredited Pre-K-12 schools in Louisiana
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries' Environmental Education Commission (LEEC), in partnership with the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE), is now accepting proposals for the new 2015-2016 Green Schools Grants program. The LEEC/LDOE is offering this grant to encourage Green Ribbon Schools initiatives in accredited Louisiana schools. Proposals to be considered are those that align with pillars found in the U.S. Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Program http://www2.ed.gov/programs/green-ribbon-schools/eligibility.html.
General Information:
·         Application deadline: May 11, 2015
·         Maximum award: $5000.00
·         Applications will be accepted via electronic submission only.
·         All applications will undergo an anonymous and competitive grant review process.
2015-2016 LEEC/LDOE Green Schools Grant Guidelines​
2015-2016 LEEC/LDOE Green Schools Grant Application
For more information about this grants program, please visit our website at: http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/eec.
Or contact:
Venise Ortego
Environmental Education State Coordinator
Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries
337-948-0255 / Fax: 337-948-0213
vortego@wlf.la.gov / http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/eec