Wiregrass RC&D Education Grant Guidelines:

2022 Education Grant Priorities

  • Promote natural resources, clean water, and soil protection
  • Support projects that fall under the STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Art, & Mathematics) Initiative
  • Meet the unique educational needs resulting from Covid-19 Pandemic

 

Grades K-8:
Improve educational equipment, curriculum, and learning materials

Grades 9-12:
Support career development and training

Adult Education:
Focus on community outreach and/or career development for minorities and the underserved

 

The minimum amount of each award is $3000.00.

Funds are subject to availability based on quarterly appropriations, and are subject to proration if ordered by the State Finance Director.

Projects will be paid upon receipt of all invoices, cancelled bank checks, photos of before and after work on the project has been completed.

All funds awarded must be expended by August 1st, 2022 for Grant Cycle 2022. There will be no extensions.

Photos of completed grant projects will be taken and posted on the Wiregrass RC&D website unless otherwise noted.

To qualify for a grant you must be a 501(c)(3) non-profit or a Unit or Sub-Unit of government (county or city government, school systems,  etc.)

2022 Grant Applications will be open April 1-June 30, 2021
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE TURNED IN BY July 1 OF THE APPLICATION YEAR, TO THE RC&D OFFICE TO BE ELIGIBLE.

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