ERIC Number: ED056890
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Environmental Education Act (Public Law 91-516). Handbook on Preparing Proposals.
Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Environmental Education.
In order to avoid technical problems, agencies, institutions, and organizations interested in applying for Environmental Education Act (Public Law 91-516) funds should utilize this handbook while preparing their proposals. The purpose, description, who may apply, and criteria for proposals are outlined for three types of grants: (1) small grants (under $10,000), (2) statewide evaluation and dissemination, and (3) pilot projects and demonstration models. Type 3 is subdivided into 14 examples within four categories - personnel training, community awareness, instruction and curriculum, and evaluation and dissemination. Technical requirements and general criteria for all proposals are outlined together with suggestions and definitions for project effectiveness, general project eligibility, specific eligibility requirements, and waste control (of paper). The chapter on preparing and submitting proposals considers general guidelines for all proposals and proposal content for each of the three types of grants mentioned above. Also presented here are notes on budget preparation. Grant terms and conditions which apply only to funded projects are specified for the user's information. Examples of the proposal cover sheet and signature sheet are also included. (BL)
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Authoring Institution: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Office of Environmental Education.