Science and Energy Education Grants

Grant

  • Type: Corporate
  • Category: Not Stated
  • Source: Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)

Award

  • Award Min: $500.00
  • Award Max: $5,000.00
  • Quantity: Between 4 and 10

Timing

  • Deadline: Jun 23, 2017
  • Funding Available: Not Stated
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Eligibility:
non-profit organizations, government organizations and others working in education for K-12 grade students

Funding can be awarded to school districts, government agencies and nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations. Grants cannot be made to individuals. Employees and contractors of BPA are not eligible to receive funding. BPA customers are not eligible to apply directly for a grant.

Purpose:
The grants are available for projects that advance student awareness, understanding and interest in the issues and science involved in energy generation and transmission in the Pacific Northwest.

Projects could focus on hydroelectricity, wind and other sources of electric power, methods of conserving electricity, environmental studies, engineering and technology studies and activities and others. The intent of the grants is to support science, technology, engineering and math education with specific emphasis on electric utility issues.

Additional Info:
BPA will announce the award recipients in August 2017 for projects to be carried out in the 2017/2018 school year, beginning in September 2017.