Annie’s Homegrown, Inc. offers grants to schools and educational programs to build an edible school garden (for example, growing fruits, vegetables, herbs, grains) in the United States. Two types of grants are available: Getting Started grants for a new garden program and Digging Deeper grants for already existing programs. Grants of $3,000 will be awarded to new school garden programs, and three grants of $5,000 will be awarded to existing school garden programs. Eligible applicants are K–12 public, private, and charter schools and nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations. Interested applicants will find additional details about these grants on GetEdFunding, a website sponsored by CDW•G with access to a free database of thousands of funding opportunities for educators.
Designed by SEEKRTECH CO. for iOS and Android devices, the Forestapp encourages users to be productive by staying focused in their work and studies. Forest coaches users to “be present in their daily life,” whether they are teaching or learning in the classroom, studying in a library, engaging with friends, or involved in any other activities.
Global Oneness Project is sponsoring a student photography project inspired by the film Earthrise by Emmanuel Vaughan-Lee. “Document Your Place on the Planet” challenges students to take one photograph that captures their relationship and place on Earth.
H2O for Life offers minigrants of $250 to $500 to assist teachers and students on their journey to participate in a service-learning program focused on the global water crisis. Through their project, young people raise local awareness about the need to conserve and protect local water resources, while providing funds for implementation of water, sanitation, and hygiene education for a partner school.