SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Small EE Grants Available Deadline extended to September 20, 2012

Deadline extended to September 20, 2012!

Small Grant Announcement - Region 6 EPA

The Environmental Education Association of New Mexico (EEANM) has been awarded a grant of $150,000 from the US EPA to administer a small grant program throughout EPA Region 6.  EEANM is partnering with the Texas Association for Environmental Education, the Louisiana Environmental Education Association, the Arkansas Environmental Education Association, the Oklahoma Association for Environmental Education, and Albert I Pierce Foundation to solicit proposals for projects that meet state association priorities. Projects may include professional development, student projects, or statewide capacity building for delivering environmental education. Each state association will provide a team of reviewers to select projects for awards up to $5,000. At least 19 grants will be funded throughout the five-state region. The deadline for applications is September 20. The projects will be selected by December 2012.  The grant period is one year.  

The Request for Proposals, the Grant Application, and a Press Release are attached and available at http://eeanm.org/small_grant_program.html