Desert Research and Extension Center
Desert Research and Extension Center
Desert Research and Extension Center
University of California
Desert Research and Extension Center

California AG in the Classroom Conference Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

 for the

2019 California  AG in the Classroom Conference

October 17-19  Sonoma, CA

Through the generous donations of the Imperial County Farm Bureau, Imperial County Vegetable Growers Association, Farm Credit West, and Imperial Valley Water there are a limited number of scholarships available to Imperial County Educators!

Visit the CA Ag In the Classroom website for more information on the Conference

APPLICATIONS DEADLINE EXTENDED: SEPTEMBER 25TH by 12:00PM

 Conference scholarship is open to Pre-K -12th grade educators in Imperial County who want to find new and exciting ways to bring food, fiber, flowers, and fuel into the classroom.

SCHOLARSHIP WILL INCLUDE (totaling $1000):

  • The cost of registration for October 17-19, which includes meals, tours, and all presentations ($275).
  • 2 nights hotel accommodations ($169/night plus taxes and fees)
  • Travel Stipend (up to $318 for flight and car rental)

*Attendees will be reimbursed for registration/travel after completion of scholarship requirements*

 

Send all applications to scwills@ucanr.edu

 or

APPLY ONLINE HERE

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Eligibility:

  • Pre-K -12th grade teachers; all subject areas
  • Currently teaching in an Imperial County School in the 2019-20 school year
  • Interest in increasing comfort level when teaching about agriculture
  • Submit an application of interest by Sept. 25 at 12PM
  • Commitment to identifying resources  to integrate agriculture into core content and instruction
  • Present to sponsoring organization on how you will integrate agriculture into your classroom:

Farm Bureau: Nov. 11 @12pm

or

IVVGA: Nov. 14 @11:30am

 

Questions?

Contact  scwills@ucanr.edu

 

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