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FY 2017 Farm Field Trip Grant Request for Applications

Monday, August 15, 2016

Announcement Date: Aug. 1, 2016
RFA Release Date: Aug. 15, 2016
Pre-Application Question Period Ends: Sept. 16, 2016
Application Submission Deadline: Sept. 30, 2016

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE), Division of Health and Wellness is soliciting applications for the Farm Field Trip Grant. The purpose of this grant is to increase the number of District students who visit local farms. Farm field trips provide a hands-on opportunity for students to understand how a variety of foods are cultivated, learn about the importance of consuming locally grown, fresh fruits and vegetables, and explore the landscape within and around the District as a space for growing and raising food.

Related Content: 2016-17 School Year Farm Field Trip Grant