Georgia Association of Marine Education (GAME) is pleased to offer the opportunity for one lucky GAME member to receive a mini grant of up to $500 for an education focused activity or project. Applications will be accepted year round on an open rotation. Timeline for completion of project will be within a calendar year of the grant award.
You must be a member of GAME to apply. To become a member, Join Us.
Once you become a member, login to see the Mini-Grant Application.
Checklist before submitting application:
My grant proposal promotes understanding of Ocean Literacy and the interconnectedness of all of Georgia’s ecosystems.
My grant proposal does not seek more than $500. (I may submit different proposals. However I understand each applicant may receive only one grant award.)
If funded, I commit to a brief in-process presentation at the 2018 Annual GAME Conference taking place on Sapelo Island, GA in November and a follow up report submitted to the quarterly GAME Newsletter following completion of the grant. Photos, video, PowerPoint, etc. are acceptable.
I understand that my project(s) must include ADULT supervision.
If applicable my principal has approved this project.
I have viewed the scoring rubric and understand the guidelines that will be used to score my application.
If funded, I understand that a check will be made out to my school or organization if applicable, otherwise a check may be made out to an individual with written justification.
If funded, I agree to retain all receipts and attach them to the “Funds Distribution Form.” This form will be sent with the grant check prior to onset of the project.
If funded, I agree to submit a final report that will be postmarked by one year of grant award date. “Funds Distribution Form” and all receipts must be submitted with final report.