Nature of Learning Grants

June 2009
Children & Youth Funding Report;6/5/2009, p31
The article provides information on the "Nature of Learning" community -based National Wildlife Refuge System conservation education program in the U.S. Schools, non-profits, cooperatives and interpretative associations are eligible for the program, that reportedly uses national wildlife refuges as outdoor classrooms and seeks to promote a greater understanding of conservation issues. Start-Up grants of up to 10,000 dollars will reportedly be awarded on a competitive basis.


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