The Department of Commerce Great Lakes B-WET grant program is a competitively based program that supports existing environmental education programs, fosters the growth of new programs, and encourages the development of partnerships among environmental education programs throughout the Great Lakes watershed. Projects support organizations that provide students “meaningful” watershed educational experiences and teachers professional development opportunities in the area of environmental education, while helping to support regional education and environmental priorities in the Great Lakes.
Original Closing Date for Applications: Sep 30, 2011
Letters of Intent (LOIs) must be received by the Pacific Services Center by 5:59 p.m. Hawaii Time on August 31, 2011. LOIs must be emailed to < firstname.lastname@example.org > or received at the NOAA Pacific Services Center office through surface mail by the deadline. Full proposals must be received through Grants.gov no later than 11:59 p.m. ET / 5:59 p.m. Hawaii time, September 30, 2011. If applicants do not have Internet access and submit through surface mail, full proposals must be received no later than 5:59 p.m. Hawaii time, September 30, 2011. Failure to follow the guidelines as described in this announcement will deem a proposal incomplete and result in proposals not being considered for further review.
Current Closing Date for Applications: Oct 07, 2011
Expected Number of Awards: 12
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No
Eligible applicants are K-12 public and independent schools and school systems, institutions of higher education, community-based and nonprofit organizations, state or local government agencies, interstate agencies, and Indian tribal governments.