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