Stream Monitoring Grant Programs & Funding Opportunities
for Michigan Educators
Capt. Planet Grant Program
Tel: (404) 827-4130
Amount: $250 - $2,500
Proposals accepted anytime. Reviewed last day of March, June, Sept, & Dec.
Three months for processing before final decisions made. Can submit via email.
Great Lakes Protection Fund
Deadline: any time; awarded quarterly (March, June, Sept., Dec.)
Great Lakes Aquatic Habitat Fund
Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources
Michigan Dept. of Environmental Quality
Volunteer Stream Monitoring Grant
Volunteer Stream Cleanup Grant
Stories in the Land Teaching Fellowships
Deadline: June 2002; Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Educators working with elementary or secondary students. Regular
meetings with the same group of students over a semester or year are required.
Toyshiba America Foundation
Amount: 75 grants of up of $1,000 each.
Deadline: 5 PM EST, Monday, October 1, 2002
Grants are for the purpose of encouraging hands-on teaching of science and mathematics.
Projects must occur some time between December 1st and May 15th. Contact the Toshiba America Foundation at: 212.588.0820 or send a request for a K-6 application via email to: Toshiba America Foundation
Toyota Tapestry Grants
Amount: up to50 grants of $10,000 each, and 20 mini-grants of $2,500 each.
Deadline: January 17, 2002
Funds projects initiated by K-12 teachers in three areas:
- Environmental Science Education
- Physical Science Applications
- Literacy and Science Education
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Environmental Education Grant:
DeadlineRFPs for 2003 will be mailed out in September ‘02, for a November ’02 deadline.