B-WET Chesapeake is a competitive grant program that supports existing, high quality environmental education programs, fosters the growth of new, innovative programs, and encourages capacity building and partnership development for environmental education programs throughout the entire Chesapeake Bay
Successful projects advance the goals of the NOAA Education Strategic Plan and the Mid Atlantic Elementary and Secondary Environmental Literacy Strategy by providing hands-on environmental education about issues affecting the Chesapeake Bay watershed for students, related professional development for teachers, and/or capacity building for watershed education.
These Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences (MWEEs) integrate field experiences with classroom activities and instruction in NOAA-related content.
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Not AvailableAdditional Information of Eligibility:
Eligible applicants are K-through-12 public and independent schools and school systems, institutions of higher education, community-based and nonprofit organizations, state or local government agencies, interstate agencies, and Indian tribal governments.
For-profit organizations, foreign institutions, foreign organizations and foreign government agencies are not eligible to apply.
For-profit and foreign organizations can be project partners.
Federal agencies are not eligible to receive Federal assistance under this announcement, but may be project partnersFull Opportunity Web Address:Contact:
Kevin Schabow, NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office; 410 Severn Avenue, Suite 107A, Annapolis, MD 21403; telephone at 410-295-3145 Agency Email Description:
Office Agency Email:
Kevin.Schabow@noaa.gov Date Posted:
2012-10-04Application Due Date: