Special Announcement: EPA Region 6 School Sustainability Grant Awards Announcement

EPA Region 6 School Sustainability Grant Awards Announcement

The Louisiana Environmental Education Commission would like to sincerely thank all who applied for our 2012-2013 School Sustainability Grants Program. Your creative talents and willingness to incorporate sustainability initiatives in your schools was very evident! We would also like to thank EPA Region 6 for providing the funding for this project.

Congratulations to the following winners:

Project Leader

School

State

Award Amount

Project Title

Nancy Baird

Archbishop Hannan High School

LA

$ 5,000.00

Schoolyard Habitat

George "Brad" Beatty

Oakland Heights Elementary

AR

$5,000.00

Sustainability in the Air

Paul Conover

Ridge Elementary School

LA

$2,000.00

Sustainable Student Garden

Lynn Danjean

Creekside Junior High

LA

$4,496.00

Growing in the 21st Century

Jeanell Sullivan

St. Scholastica Academy

LA

$5,000.00

Sustainable Vegetable Garden

Jennifer Thomas

Bale Elementary

AR

$2,486.00

Climate Change: Breathe Better, Live Better, Look Better

We will be offering another grant round very similar to this one in January 2013 for implementation in the 2013-2014 school year.