The Splash! school grant program provides up to $3,000* per school to enhance student knowledge of freshwater resources issues. Public and charter school teachers of grades K-12 are eligible to apply.
The DEADLINE to apply for the 2014-2015 school year is August 29, 2014.
All interested applicants need to CLICK HERE to review the Splash! grant overview and learn more about the grant types, acceptable budget items, grant expectations, and more.
Grants need to fit within one of the following types:
- Type 1: Water quality field study
- Type 2: Water-conserving garden project
- Type 3: Community or school awareness campaign
- Type 4: Freshwater resources field study program. CLICK HERE to view the approved list. Not all locations listed are approved without selecting from the educational programming provided. Additionally, please take note of the approved counties next to each program. A travel time of less than one hour each way is preferred.
Funding for the Splash! school grant program is dependent on Southwest Florida Water Management District’s (SWFWMD) Governing Board approval of the FY2015 District budget.
*Depending on available funding.