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Opportunity

The We All Rise Prize is a new award for U.S. students who identify as Black, Indigenous, or Latina/o/e, offered by Bow Seat's Ocean Awareness Contest, an environmental arts competition for teens.

Date and Time:

Thursday, January 14, 2021, 12:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, June 14, 2021, 11:59pm

Idyllic valley with mountain river
Opportunity

The Kids to Parks Day School Grants Program is open to all U.S. Title I schools (40% of students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch) in grades PreK–12 and provides up to $500 per grant proposal. This year, due to COVID-19, National Park Trust’s grants will only support distance learning experiences.

Registration Deadline:

Friday, February 26, 2021, 11:45pm

Organization: 
sustainable development goals chart of 17 goals in multicolor blocks
Opportunity

The Goals Project is a free global collaboration project for all PreK–Higher Ed classrooms starting on January 25, 2021. Upon joining, you will be assigned a classroom Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) and a team of other classrooms for six weeks of guided inquiry and exploration. All learning experiences are designed to be flexible for online, face-to-face, and hybrid learning environments.

Organization: 
Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NOS-ONMS-2021-2006747.

Date and Time:

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 12:00am to Monday, February 15, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NMFS-SE-2021-2006733.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 12:00am to Friday, February 26, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NMFS-HCPO-2021-2006735.

Date and Time:

Monday, November 23, 2020, 12:00am to Monday, March 1, 2021, 12:59pm

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NOS-ONMS-2021-2006749.

Date and Time:

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 12:00am to Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) invites graduate students (pursuing a master's or doctoral degree) to apply to the 2021 Conservation Connect Fellowship Program. Conservation Connect fellowships aim to build experience, knowledge, and skills within the next generation of collaborative and conservation leaders to support each other and advance the field. We are striving to build a cohort of emerging leaders, connecting graduate students who will go on to do important work with communities and public lands in the future!

Registration Deadline:

Monday, February 15, 2021, 5:00pm

Opportunity

Hi there good folks, The gist of this opportunity: I'm starting a newsletter support group. Fellow small business owners / solo-entrepreneurs and I will meet on Zoom every other week to support one another in consistently sending out email newsletters for our respective businesses. Sponsored by the Kinship School, which offers virtual coaching to primary caregivers (parents, guardians and grandparents), virtual training to learning communities, and direct service with young children out in nature

Date and Time:

Monday, January 11, 2021, 9:00pm to Friday, February 26, 2021, 9:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, January 11, 2021, 9:00pm

Organization: 
One Tree Planted, 2019
Opportunity

Up to four individuals aged 18+ have the chance to win a memorable trip in Costa Rica, by helping us plant 20,000 trees! Start your fundraiser as an individual, a team, a class or as a school and support a project you are passionate about. Those who raise the most money for reforestation before Earth Day, April 22nd 2021, wins the Costa Rica Adventure trip with EF Ultimate Break!

Date and Time:

Saturday, August 1, 2020, 12:00am to Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12:00am

Opportunity

Bring technology, creativity, and a global outlook into your middle and high school classes. The contest challenges your students to create a short video connecting world population growth and one of three timely global challenges: Promoting Environmental Justice, Strengthening Global Health, or Re-Imagining Industrial Systems.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, September 1, 2020, 9:00am to Thursday, February 25, 2021, 5:00pm

Organization: 
Opportunity

The Science Without Borders® Challenge is an international art contest open to primary and secondary school students 11-19 years old, with scholarships of up to $500 awarded to the winning entries. The 2021 theme is "The Magic of Mangroves." The deadline is Monday, March 1, 2021.

Date and Time:

Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 9:00am to Monday, March 1, 2021, 11:59pm

Bow Seat Artwork
Student Artist: Anastasia Nerush
Opportunity

Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs invites students ages 11-18 from around the world to create visual art, film, music, poetry, web-based media, music, or creative writing that explores their connection to water and creatively communicates the need to protect this vital resource.

Date and Time:

Friday, September 18, 2020, 12:00am to Monday, June 14, 2021, 12:00am

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NMFS-HCPO-2021-2006735.

Date and Time:

Monday, November 23, 2020, 12:00am to Monday, March 1, 2021, 12:59pm

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NMFS-SE-2021-2006733.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 12:00am to Friday, February 26, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NOS-ONMS-2021-2006749.

Date and Time:

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 12:00am to Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

The B-WET program provides competitive funding to support Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences and related professional development for K–12 audiences. The full fiscal year 2021 funding opportunity can be found at Grants.gov under funding opportunity number NOAA-NOS-ONMS-2021-2006747.

Date and Time:

Thursday, December 17, 2020, 12:00am to Monday, February 15, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

A Touch of Wild, Communing With Nature During these difficult times I have found myself spending more time in nature. Having recently retired as Program Director at Sweetbriar Nature Center it has given me the impetus to try and put together a collection of stories called, “A Touch of Wild”. The goal of this collection is to get naturalists, nature lovers and environmental educators to share experiences they have had in the natural world with the general public.

Date and Time:

Friday, January 1, 2021, 9:00am to Thursday, April 1, 2021, 9:00am

Opportunity

Sundays in January from 3-5pm EST. The Real Organic Virtual Symposium features interviews with organic farmers across the nation and speakers like Al Gore, Dan Barber, Bill McKibben, Alice Waters, Eliot Coleman, Leah Penniman, Vandana Shiva and 60 other leading minds in organic agriculture and advocacy. Students and farmers attend for half price (free for recorded sessions). Bulk purchase incentives and scholarships available. More information at: www.realorganicsymposium.org

Date and Time:

Sunday, January 3, 2021, 3:00pm to Sunday, January 31, 2021, 5:00pm

Registration Deadline:

Wednesday, December 30, 2020, 11:59pm

Idyllic valley with mountain river
Opportunity

The Kids to Parks Day School Grants Program is open to all U.S. Title I schools (40% of students qualify for free or reduced-price lunch) in grades PreK–12 and provides up to $500 per grant proposal. This year, due to COVID-19, National Park Trust’s grants will only support distance learning experiences.

Registration Deadline:

Friday, February 26, 2021, 11:45pm

Organization: 
sustainable development goals chart of 17 goals in multicolor blocks
Opportunity

The Goals Project is a free global collaboration project for all PreK–Higher Ed classrooms starting on January 25, 2021. Upon joining, you will be assigned a classroom Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) and a team of other classrooms for six weeks of guided inquiry and exploration. All learning experiences are designed to be flexible for online, face-to-face, and hybrid learning environments.

Organization: 
Opportunity

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) invites graduate students (pursuing a master's or doctoral degree) to apply to the 2021 Conservation Connect Fellowship Program. Conservation Connect fellowships aim to build experience, knowledge, and skills within the next generation of collaborative and conservation leaders to support each other and advance the field. We are striving to build a cohort of emerging leaders, connecting graduate students who will go on to do important work with communities and public lands in the future!

Registration Deadline:

Monday, February 15, 2021, 5:00pm

Opportunity

Are you seeking a Master of Arts degree in Environmental Education, but not sure how to afford it? Goshen College's 11-month graduate program offers $8,000 scholarships toward tuition. Apply now to study and live at the college’s 1,189-acre nature preserve – Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center – with a one-month practicum in the Bahamas.

Registration Deadline:

Friday, March 5, 2021, 11:59pm

Address:

Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College
P.O. Box 263
Wolf Lake, IN 46796
United States
Opportunity

CRITTERFACTS RADIO is an initiative by critterfacts.com that aims to bring together sources, from all over the web, that share information about wildlife, science, the environment, and other related topics. Content will consist of articles converted into audio form, wildlife facts, podcasts, and other related shows and recordings. The station will be web-hosted and streaming-based and distributed through our website, app, and many other channels as we move forward.

Organization: 
Opportunity

Search for eagles in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and Upper Delaware Scenic River by car caravan on the first and second Sundays of December 2020, January 2021, February 2021, and March 2021.

Address:

Delaware Water Gap National recreation Area
3 Walpack Flatbrook Rd
Columbia, NJ 07832
United States
Opportunity

The We All Rise Prize is a new award for U.S. students who identify as Black, Indigenous, or Latina/o/e, offered by Bow Seat's Ocean Awareness Contest, an environmental arts competition for teens.

Date and Time:

Thursday, January 14, 2021, 12:00am

Registration Deadline:

Monday, June 14, 2021, 11:59pm

Opportunity

Join staff from the Oregon Science Project on December 18 at 1pm ET as they share about the Regional Teacher Collaboratives, which works to increase interdistrict communication and collaboration between administrators and amongst educators in historically underserved rural and semi-rural areas of Oregon.

Date and Time:

Friday, December 18, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Opportunity

The NOAA-funded Citizen Science, Civics, and Resilient Communities (CSCRC) project is pleased to make available one-time stipends to 20 recipients selected through a competitive application process . The purpose of the stipend is to support the implementation of the CSCRC project, which includes engaging public participants in active learning about climate hazards through citizen science, deliberative forums and resilience planning.

Date and Time:

Thursday, December 10, 2020, 8:00am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, January 15, 2021, 5:00pm

Opportunity

The Behavior, Energy & Climate Change (BECC) 2020 Conference: From Nudge to Leap will be held virtually December 7-10, 2020. The conference advances behavioral research, policy, and action to speed climate solutions.

Date and Time:

Monday, December 7, 2020, 11:30am to Thursday, December 10, 2020, 5:15pm

Opportunity

BECC invites you to present your work and learn from others about how to encourage behavior change for energy and carbon reduction, evaluate these programs, understand why individuals and groups change, and make these transitions in fair and equitable ways. Researchers, academics, businesses, utilities, governments, and nonprofits come together to learn and network at this unique conference.

Date and Time:

Sunday, December 6, 2020, 7:30pm to Thursday, December 10, 2020, 5:15pm

Opportunity

Artists and students from around the world are invited to create textile pieces interpreting their relationship to or appreciation of water. Finished works will be assembled as a design element of the H2O Today exhibition at the S.C.R.A.P. Gallery in February 2021.

Date and Time:

Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 6:28am

Registration Deadline:

Friday, January 8, 2021, 12:00am