Cornell Cooperative Extension – Agriculture in the Classroom Grant

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About the CCE AITC Grant

The purpose of the CCE AITC Grant is to provide support to county-based Cornell Cooperative Extension offices currently providing, or planning to begin, Agriculture in the Classroom programming during the formal-classroom day.

What is a county-based CCE AITC program?

A county-based CCE AITC program provides in-classroom instruction or programming using agriculture to contextualize student learning objectives. Instruction or programming takes place during the school day by a Cornell Cooperative Extension staff member, or in developed partnerships and programming with area school districts.

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Award Details

Grant Timeline

Grant Application Due January 20, 2019
Award Notification February 15, 2019
Mid-Year Evaluation Due June 2019
Grant-end Evaluation Due February 2020


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