Living to Serve: Environmental and Emergency Preparedness Grants support FFA chapters implementing semester-long service-learning projects that address local environmental and emergency readiness needs.
The 2016 LTS: Environmental and Emergency Preparedness grant application is now available! Be sure to review informational documents under Application Resources to the right. Applications are due Wednesday, June 8, 2016.
Service-learning is a method of teaching and learning that challenges students to research, develop and implement solutions to identified needs in their school or community. Project topics include, but are not limited to:
- Wildlife conservation
- Land preservation
- Environmental education and stewardship
- Recycling and composting
- Holding mock drills (ex. Tornado)
- Create emergency preparedness kits
Register for an informational webinar today! You will need access to a computer with internet and a phone line. It is not mandatory to attend a webinar to apply, however it will provide helpful information related to application details and topic ideas. Webinars are expected to last approximately 30-45 minutes. Please list your FFA Chapter as your Company Name.
Click on a time and date below to register for a webinar. Please note, each webinar date and time has a unique registration link. All times are Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Webinar #3: Wednesday, June 1 – 3:30 p.m. EDT
Webinar #4: Wednesday, June 1 – 6 p.m. EDT
Review 2014-15 Environmental Program Impacts
2015-16 grants winners have been announced. Check out the
interactive map below to read more about the chapter service-learning projects from this school year!
The Living to Serve: Environmental Grants are sponsored by CSX and Bayer as a special project of the National FFA Foundation.