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2019-21 School Garden Grant Documents

Friday, June 21, 2019

  • Request for Applications (RFA) Release Date: Friday, June 21, 2019 [view RFA]
  • Pre-Application Question Period Ends: Tuesday Aug. 13, 2019 [view FAQs]
  • Questions about EGMS may be answered after the pre-application question period ends. Please contact the help desk at (202) 719-6500.
  • Application Submission Deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 at 3 p.m.

The Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE), Division of Health and Wellness is soliciting applications for the 2019-21 OSSE School Garden Grant. The School Garden Grant is now available in the Enterprise Grants Management System (EGMS). The purpose of this grant is to:

  1. Increase the number of students that engage in school garden programs.
  2. Increase the number of classroom teachers who are including garden-based teaching into their teaching practice.
  3. Increase the number of schools with garden programs.
  4. Institutionalize school garden programs to ensure staying power.

Information Session

The School Garden Grant information session is a webinar that provides information about the school garden grant. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the information session. [view recording]

Contact Information

Sam Ullery
School Garden Specialist
Division of Health and Wellness
Office of the State Superintendent of Education
1050 First St. NE, Sixth Floor
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 741-6485
Email: [email protected]

For more information about this grant, see documents attached below.

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