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Grant deadlines are July 15th and February 28th.

Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists offers grants to environmental educators for instruments and supplies to facilitate youth environmental research and data collection and to equip the rising generation with scientific thinking abilities.

Grantees must commit to coaching students in doing research projects and sharing their observations and reports. Grants of up to $1,250 are available, although larger grants may be considered following consultation with Dr. Dixon Butler (

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YLACES Winter Grant Deadline

Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists (YLACES) is extending its winter 2022 grant deadline to Monday, February 28. Note that grant applications are accepted at any time and on a rolling basis. This extension is intended to allow educators attending the Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) Annual Conference and the Virginia Association for Environmental Education (VAEE) Conference to submit grant proposals following these events. Grant applications are invited from educators in all states and internationally so long as proposals meet the criteria listed at

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Created: January 10, 2022 at 11:08 AM
Updated: January 10, 2022 at 11:17 AM

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