Water Resources Education Network Now Accepting Grant Applications
The PA League of Women Voters Water Resources Education Network is now accepting applications for its 2013 round of grants for watershed education, source water protection and WREN Opportunity Grants. Applications are due March 22.
Watershed Education: Eligible proposals for watershed education projects are projects sponsored by community based partnerships that educate, build awareness, and promote water-sustaining public policies and/or behavior change. Projects should be designed to encourage individual or collective action that will protect and improve local water resources.
Grants of up to $5,000 are available for activities which take place from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014. A 5 percent match of in-kind donation or cash is required.
Source Water Protection: County and regional projects are eligible which conduct source water protection education and offer guidance about the protection of drinking water in the county or region.
Grants of up to $7,000 are available for activities which take place from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014. A 5 percent match of in-kind donation or cash is required.
Opportunity Grants: Opportunity Grants are available to community groups to carry out local water education projects. Projects must be related to reduction of Nonpoint Source Pollution to Pennsylvania waterways.
Grants from $100 to $300 are available for activities which take place before June 30, 2013.
For more information, visit the WREN Grants webpage.
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