Organizations seeking funding for projects that educate students about the source of their food, fiber, forest, flowers and fuel are in luck. Florida Agriculture in the Classroom is offering 2017 Volunteer Grants to pay for agriculture-related projects that reach students in pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade.
Farm Bureaus, Extension Offices, non-profit organizations and governmental agencies are eligible. Grant applications must be postmarked on or before Friday March 17, 2017 to be eligible for consideration. Please submit six copies and follow the mailing instructions on the application.
Note: teachers and schools can apply for the teacher grant here.