Safer Brand, a company that sells organic gardening products, just announced they will be starting an annual school garden grant to help kids build healthy habits through gardening!
WHAT: $500 Grant
WHO: for schools who wish to start a new school garden
WHEN: Send submissions between September 1st and December 1st, notifications no later than February 1st
HOW: You can apply for the Safer® School Garden Grant by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “School Garden Grant”.
In the body of the email include:
- Your name and grade.
- The name of your school and school address.
- The name and email or phone number of the school administrator or principal to confirm that a school garden is allowed.
- Why you want a school garden and what you plan to do with the $500 grant if you win (50-300 words).
How Safer® Brand Chooses the Winner: Submissions will be based on feedback from the school contact and the reason you want a school garden.
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To find more info on the School Garden Grant, visit their site: http://www.saferbrand.com/blog/how-to-start-a-school-garden/