Department of Natural Resources and Conservation

Conservation Education Mini-Grant

This program is intended to provide program assistance and outreach efforts to children (pre-K through 12th grade) and their educators in both classroom and informal settings. Funds will be awarded to proposals which contribute to meaningful outdoor nature education experiences for youth or increase and improve capacity of forestry professionals, volunteers, and partners to deliver quality educational experiences to their clients.

Maximum Award Amount


Cost Matching


Eligible Applicants

Non-profits, county or municipal governments, community groups, educational institutions, educators, or individuals.

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