Foundation / Corporation
North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - Office of Education - National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)
04/02/21 11:59 PM EST
Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and Territories IHEs, nonprofit organizations, for-profits, agencies, and tribal governments for outreach and educational projects addressing the marine environment. Funding is intended for collaborative projects to create a partnership between informal learning institutions (ideally aquariums), aquaculture industry experts (e.g. the shellfishing community), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
This competitively-based funding opportunity aims to support such partnerships by funding the development of aquaculture education programs that are responsive to the following goals of the Community of Practice for Aquaculture Literacy (CoPAL):
Environmental education that successfully engages communities has five characteristics in common:
Projects Goals can be found at https://cdn.naaee.org/sites/default/files/aquaculture_mini-grant_rfp.pdf#page=7.
GrantWatch ID#: 194715
The total portfolio of funded projects is anticipated to reach a minimum of 4 regions with approximately 8 projects in 2021.
Applicants may apply for a total request of up to $15,000.
Projects should have a duration of no more than a 12-month period.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Direct questions and submit project proposals to eeBLUE@naaee.org.
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
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