Grant Alert Detail
Nature Explore Classroom Grants
Sponsor: Mary Kay Foundation
Submitted: 7/19/2012 3:01:00 PM
The Mary Kay Foundation has partnered with The Arbor Day Foundation and Dimensions Educational Research Foundation to fund the Nature Explore Classroom Grants. Nature Explore Classrooms are outdoor learning spaces designed to include nature in the daily lives and learning of children. Research shows that nature can help soften the impact of life stress on children, help them deal with adversity and reduce or eliminate anti-social behavior.
The maximum award amount is about $50,000. Organizations that serve women and children are eligible to apply.Deadline:
August 15, 2012
Please Note: The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHCS) does not administer this funding opportunity. Please contact the Mary Kay Foundation for more information and to apply for this funding: http://www.marykayfoundation.org/Pages/natureexclassrooms.aspx