Special Announcement: EPA Region 6 School Sustainability Grant Awards Announcement

EPA Region 6 School Sustainability Grant Awards Announcement

The Louisiana Environmental Education Commission would like to sincerely thank all who applied for our 2012-2013 School Sustainability Grants Program. Your creative talents and willingness to incorporate sustainability initiatives in your schools was very evident! We would also like to thank EPA Region 6 for providing the funding for this project.

Congratulations to the following winners:

Project Leader



Award Amount

Project Title

Nancy Baird

Archbishop Hannan High School


$ 5,000.00

Schoolyard Habitat

George "Brad" Beatty

Oakland Heights Elementary



Sustainability in the Air

Paul Conover

Ridge Elementary School



Sustainable Student Garden

Lynn Danjean

Creekside Junior High



Growing in the 21st Century

Jeanell Sullivan

St. Scholastica Academy



Sustainable Vegetable Garden

Jennifer Thomas

Bale Elementary



Climate Change: Breathe Better, Live Better, Look Better

We will be offering another grant round very similar to this one in January 2013 for implementation in the 2013-2014 school year.