|Applying for a Grant|
The B-WET (Bay Watershed Education and Training) Chesapeake Program publishes its Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO) on Grants.gov. The FFO contains all the information needed to apply for a B-WET grant and includes information to assist applicants in aligning their project proposal to current program priorities.
Proposals must also support the NOAA Education Strategic Plan, advance ocean or climate literacy principles whenever applicable, and include NOAA products, services, or staff in delivery of programming.
Priority Areas for FY 2015
Proposals for FY15 funding must address at least one of several target priorities:
In addition, projects that support NOAA’s special interests in the region are also encouraged. These special interest areas are:
A portion of FY15 funding will also be used to continue support for current multiyear projects.
Eligible Organizations: K-12 public and independent schools and school systems, institutions of higher education, community-based and nonprofit organizations, state or local government agencies, interstate agencies, and Indian tribal governments