Grant Opportunities

Congratulations to the following 2016 Louisiana Environmental Education Grant Awardees!

Interested in applying? LEEC grant RFPs are typically released in January and finalists are notified in April. Please sign up for our enews in order to receive the announcement upon release. 

2016 LEEC Grants Program FINALISTS

Last Name

First Name

School/ Organization

Project Title

Number Impacted

 Funding Potential

Educator Grants

Castilaw

Laurie

Wedgewood Elementary

Kidz to Whiz Going Green

236

 $             2,000.00

Dupuis

John

St. Thomas More Catholic High School

Aquaponics in the Classroom

180

 $             2,000.00

Everage

Amy

Stockwell Elementary School

Answering the Call of the Wild

136

 $             1,320.00

Lemoine

Joanna

St. Aloysius School

Desktop Ponds

120

 $                989.00

Lemoine

Kelly

Southdowns Pre-K Center

Environmental Exploration of Life Sciences in the Pre-K Classroom

25

 $             1,996.00

Seely

Lindsay

Dutchtown High School

LSU Coastal Roots Project

250

 $             1,950.00

Sevin

Dawn

Oaklawn Junior High School

Eyes Wide Open - Looking to the Future

100

 $                756.00

Umstead

Helen

Scott Middle School

Service Education and Exploration Exchange

40

 $             1,995.00

Green School Grants

Downing

Sam

Belle Chasse Academy

Reduce, Recycle, Re-use Initiative

1000

 $             4,997.00

Williams

Jean-Marie

Oaks Montessori School

Promoting Water Conservation through Effective Environmental Education

500

 $             3,574.00

Oliveri

Kristin

Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy

Project Green HEART

700

 $             3,482.00

Professional Development Grants

Kleiner

Heather

Sci-Port Discovery Center

Watershed to the Red Environmental Education Project

12

 $             2,500.00

Krouse

Stephanie

Academic Distinction Fund

On the Right Track - Environmental Education in Pre-K

20

 $             2,500.00

Robichaux

Alma

Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary Foundation

T3 (Tools to Teach) Upland Wetlands Topics

20

 $             2,500.00

University Research Grants

Allen

Warwick

Louisiana State University

Characterizing the fungi community of Pragmites australis: geographic and genotypic variation

1

 $             1,200.00

DelDuco

Emily

Louisiana State University Agricultural Center

Carbon transport and transportation in the Mississippi-Atchafalaya Rivers

1

 $             1,200.00

Flick

Andrew

Louisiana State University

The effects of predation on disease transmission in the soybean looper (Pseudoplusia includens)

1

 $             1,200.00

Harman

Rachel

Louisiana State University

Life History traits of native insects Ischnodemus falicus and Prokelisia marginata

1

 $             1,200.00

Hovanes

Katherine

Louisiana State University and A&M College

Development of spatial patterns in dominant bunchgrasses (Aristida stricta) at a pine savanna restoration site

1

 $             1,200.00

Wang

Bo

Louisiana State University and A&M College

Assessing sediment availability in the lowermost Mississippi River for Louisiana coastal restoration

1

 $             1,200.00

 

 

 

 

3345

 $          39,759.00