[permaculture] Potential Grants for Pc work

ethan roland eroland at gmail.com
Sun Jun 22 13:33:37 EDT 2008


Howdy All -

Just thought I'd pass these opportunities along...

Cheers,
Ethan


30)  Organic Farming

The Organic Farming Research Foundation requests proposals for

Research and Education and Outreach Grants.  Research Grants support

research on organic farming and food systems and the dissemination of

these research results to the greater agricultural community.  Average

grant $13K.  Education and Outreach Grants support the development of

educational opportunities and materials that are pertinent to organic

agricultural production or marketing and are aimed at organic

producers and/or those considering making the transition to organic

certification.  Average grant generally $8.8K.  Responses due 7/15/08

and 11/17/08.  For more info, go to:

http://ofrf.org/grants/apply_education&outreach.html.

(RFP Bulletin 6/13/08)



31)  International Sustainability Prize

The Sophie Foundation seeks nominations for the Sophie Prize.  This

international prize is awarded to individuals or entities that

successfully create awareness of alternatives to modern day

development and/or initiated such alternatives in a pioneering or

particularly inventive manner.  $100K first prize.  Responses due

11/1/08.  For more info, go to:

http://www.sofieprisen.no/Nomination_Guidelines/index.html.

(RFP Bulletin 5/23/08)


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Ethan C. Roland
AppleSeed Permaculture
Design - Teach - Research
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