Valley Forward is pleased to announce more than $5,000 in grant funding for the 2013-14 school year, made possible by Helios Education Foundation and our event partners. Arizona teachers in K-12 can apply for funding to support environmental projects in their classroom, at their school or in their community. Projects must enhance awareness of and interest in environmental sustainability.Arizona educators may apply for grants to support projects that are environmental in nature and that focus on such topics as: energy, water, air quality, transportation, land planning, plants and animals or waste management.Selection Criteria
- Projects must target students in K-12 and focus on any of the above listed topics.
- Projects submitted may be stand-alone, joint efforts with other classrooms or entire schools may also support existing projects.
- Projects with matching funds and/or in-kind contributions will be considered.
- Arizona Forward reserves the right to modify any of the above criteria if adequate documentation shows that particular projects will have significant educational and environmental value.