Grant Opportunity

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2002 Florida Ag in the Classroom, Inc. Volunteer Grants

Local and district agricultural education programs are vital to the success of Florida Ag in the Classroom, Inc. (FAITC).  The Florida Ag in the Classroom network of contacts is becoming increasingly active.  We are pleased to announce that FAITC will award matching funds to county volunteers and organizations through a competitive grants program for the year 2002.

Time line for Grant Proposals:

Proposals due to the FAITC office... April 22, 2002
Announcement of Awards...May 2002 via mail
Awards ceremony...FAITC Volunteer Conference in August
Progress report to FAITC office...December 27, 2002
All funds expended... May 30, 2003
All funds encumbered and report forms due... June 20, 2003


Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
CHARLES H. BRONSON, Commissioner