“PALS” Grants Available to enhance K-5 Environmental Education
NJSACC has been parterning with The Alliance for New Jersey For Environmental Education (ANNJEE) for the past 4 years-to increase the connection of youth to nature in T\the Garden State. This is a great opportunity for your afterschool program to apply for this grant and partner with a local informal learning, nature based organization to
Celebrate Afterschool: Outdoors in the Garden State .
Read brelow about this great opportunity for your program , funded by PSEG Foundation
Do you have a creative, viable idea for a partnership between non-formal environmental education providers and K-5 pre-service or practicing teachers?
Will your partnership result in authentic learning (“learning by doing”) for students, and increase the sustainability of New Jersey communities?
For the second year in a row, the Alliance for New Jersey Environmental Education (ANJEE), in partnership with the PSEG Foundation, will be providing competitive grants of $5,000-$15,000 to achieve this goal, through the PSEG-ANJEE Learners in Sustainability (PALS) program.
Eligible applicants may include: public, private and charter elementary schools; colleges and universities with teacher education programs; informal educational facilities and institutions, such as museums, nature centers and parks; after-school and early childhood education programs; and, business and government entities.