Service Project Grants
EEASC members may apply for up to $1,000 in funding for
innovative projects that support environmental education and environmental
stewardship. Projects should design, demonstrate, and/or disseminate
environmental education practices, methods, or techniques, and will serve as
models that can be replicated in a variety of settings. Proposals for funding to support the development
of new education curricula must clearly demonstrate the need for such
curricula, and how these proposed curricula will be substantially different
from already-existing resources.
- Materials and supplies
- Contract labor
- Other expenses not captured above will be
considered on a case-by-case basis (e.g., travel expenses, per diem costs,
membership fees, registration costs, etc.)
- Project impact (number of people reached or
educated through the project)
- Length of time applicant has been a member of
- Availability of matching funding (either cash or
- Justification for budgeted expenses
- Unless other arrangements are approved by the
EEASC Board of Directors, all grant funding will be issued as a reimbursement
for expenses pending submission of a reimbursement request form and copies of
receipts for eligible expenses. Reimbursement will be issued within 30 days of
receipt of the reimbursement request.
- Following project completion, applicants must
submit a brief written report (up to 300 words) describing the project’s
outcomes, successes, challenges, and lessons learned. Applicants must also
submit three project photos suitable for publication (individuals featured in
the photos must consent to their image being made public) with captions.
- Project publicity (including social media posts,
newsletter articles, etc.) should acknowledge the support of EEASC with the
statement “This project is supported by a grant from the Environmental
Education Association of South Carolina.” This statement and/or the EEASC logo
should also appear on any project-related signage or publications which are
purchased with grant funds.
*An active EEASC membership is required to apply for a grant. If you are a member but are unable to access the application, log in to your member profile using the login button in the upper right-hand corner. Forgot your login credentials? Reset them using the login options in the upper right-hand corner. Still need help? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for guidance.