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.
Applications for the 2016-2017 school year will be available online in June. The DEADLINE to apply is August 31, 2016. No exceptions will be made.
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
More on Type 4: CLICK HERE to view the approved list of field trips. Be sure to select an educational program provided at the site. Admission only will not be approved for all locations. Additionally, please note the approved counties in paranthesis next to each program. A travel time of less than one hour each way is preferred. Do not apply for a location if your county is not listed beside it. If you have a program in mind that isn’t listed, please email a description to WaterEducation
Grants are awarded based on available funding.