CWC accepting education grant proposals through Feb. 5
The Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) will accept Watershed Education Grant proposals from schools and non-profit organizations through February 5.
Grant proposals must be for projects that help increase awareness of the human and natural history of the West of the Hudson (WOH) Watershed and the New York City water supply system. Projects must serve students and teachers in the New York City West-of-Hudson WOH Watershed or within the five boroughs of New York City.
Applications for Special Watershed Education Grants for adult and general audiences are also available to WOH applicants.
Forms, guidelines and sample applications are available at www.cwconline.org (Programs/Education). Questions may also be directed to 845-586-1400, ext. 306 (toll-free 877-WAT-SHED); firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ideas for projects, field trips, teacher training opportunities and links to watershed and environmental programs can be found at www.watersheducators.org, where a three-minute video of exciting watershed learning options can be viewed.