Calling All Teachers! Apply Now for the 2017 Round of Bright Ideas Grants!
Teachers, receive up to $1000 for your creative lesson plans!
Starting May 1st, SRE is accepting online applications for the 2017 round of Bright Ideas grants at southernriversenergy.com! A total of $15,000 will be awarded by the Bright Ideas Brigade during the week of October 16, 2017.
Purpose: To fund innovative classroom projects developed by teachers that would normally fall through the cracks due to lack of funding. Not to be used for classroom supplies unless part of a well planned creative project that teaches part of the curriculum. Funding for iPads or Smart Boards is no longer permitted and applications must be for a new idea/lesson plan. Applications for project ideas that have already been funded will not be considered although teachers may submit a new project idea that builds on one that has previously been funded.
State-certified public or private school teachers in grades Pre-K-12 in Bibb, Coweta, Crawford, Lamar, Meriwether, Monroe, Pike, Spalding and Upson counties.
Applications must be submitted online and received before 12:00 a.m. Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Early Bird deadline and entry in $250 OfficeMax gift card drawing is Aug. 18. Applications received after 9/1/17 deadline will not be considered. Visit southernriversenergy.com for details or email Kathryn Claxton at firstname.lastname@example.org.