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Classroom Projects Related to Agriculture

CHS Foundation Classroom Grant

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CHS Foundation and National Agriculture in the Classroom

Deadline Date:

09/15/22

Description:

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Grants to USA PreK-12 teachers to enhance student understanding of agriculture by incorporating agricultural lessons into the core curriculum. Funding is intended for materials necessary for projects related to agriculture, gardening, and other related topics. Teachers may propose creative classroom projects that use agricultural concepts to teach reading, writing, math, science, social studies and more.

Because of school closures related to COVID-19, grant applicants may apply for projects that use a virtual, online approach to engage student participation. Please describe in your project narrative how you will conduct the project online, and detail in your project budget the expenditures that will be necessary to cover the cost of the virtual experience.

Grant money for school gardens can be used to purchase the following items:

  • Seeds (fruits and vegetables)
  • Soil
  • Plants (fruits and vegetables)
  • Fertilizer
  • Raised bed materials
  • Greenhouse materials
  • Hydroponics materials
  • Irrigation/watering system materials

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 160271

Number of Grants:

15

Estimated Size of Grant:

$500

Term of Contract:

Teachers have until June 1 the following year to complete the project and submit a final report.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Eligible Applicants:
Certified, general education teachers who are employed by a school district or a private school, who engaged in classroom instruction at the pre-kindergarten through 12th grade level and who wish to use agricultural concepts to teach core subject areas and enhance students’ understanding of agriculture. Agri-science teachers may apply for the grant, but they must demonstrate how the project being proposed will reach outside their agri-science classrooms to other classes in the same school or other schools, including elementary schools.

Grant money cannot be used for salary or compensation.

Grant money cannot be used for clothing, promotional items or giveaway items.

Pre-Application Information:

The CHS Classroom Grant applications will be available first week of August and due September 15.

Timeline:
- Grant proposals must be submitted online beginning July 15.
- The deadline for proposals is Sept. 15.
- Applicants will be notified via email in October or early November.
- Final report due to National Agriculture in the Classroom by June 1.

Grant check will be made payable to the school, not to an individual.

Grant checks not cashed within 60 days after receipt will become null and void.

Some amount of in‐kind or monetary contributions must be secured before receiving the grant.

View National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix information here:
https://www.agclassroom.org/teacher/matrix/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply online: https://naitco.jotform.com/222125523619956

Contact Page: https://agclassroom.org/affiliates/contact/

National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization
19 River Oaks Way,
Palm Coast, FL 32137
Phone: 352.745.0246
Email: info@naitco.org

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