For Teachers & Parents

Funding

Montana Environmental Education Association (MEEA), Get ‘Em Outside Mini-Grant.
They have $2000 they want give away to get kids outside! Completed applications due December 31, 2013 for 2014 projects. Check out the link below for details and to download an application:
Greater Ruby Valley Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture
Grants for up to $10,000 are available for education, health and nutrition, services for youth and the elderly, those living with special needs and poverty, and projects related to the arts and the environment. Ruby Valley organizations may apply. Applications due October 30, 2013. See link below for details and application:

Contests and Challenges

River of Words

An international poetry and art contest for children in grades K-12. The contest is free and open to any child 5-19 years old. See link below for more details:

World Water Monitoring Challenge

The World Water Monitoring Challenge is an international education and outreach program that builds public awareness and involvement in protecting water resources around the world by engaging citizens to conduct basic monitoring of their local waterbodies.  Through the challenge, participants are able to share their findings with the world. In 2012 over 66 different countries participated! Check out the website below for more information on the program:

Resources