Connecting Youth to the Outdoors - 2012 Grants

Application Deadline: 
September 19, 2012
Grant Category: 
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
National Environmental Education Foundation
Amount of Grant: 
$2,500 - $20,000
Grantor Type: 
Federal Government
Applicant Location Requirement: 
Description of Grant: 
NEEF, in partnership with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, U.S. Forest Service and The Bureau of Land Management are launching the America’s Great Outdoors: Connecting Youth to the Outdoors 2012 Grants. Through the grants, NEEF and its partners are catalyzing efforts to increase the number of youth who build a connection with public lands as places for recreating, learning and volunteering. Applicants must be a non-profit organization, academic institution, tribal group, or local or state government entity that partners with the Forest Service or Bureau of Land Management.