Monday, August 24 -- Creating Safe Routes to School in Your Community
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Replays on: Wednesday @ 1:00 PM, Thursday @ 10:00 PM, Friday @ 9:00 AM
Producer: Bob Hospidor
Host: Michele Barrett
2009 SRTS Academy Grants! APPLY NOW!
October 16, 2009: Application deadline
November 1, 2009: Schools selected. All applicants notified
The program offers small grants in the amount of $5,000 each to schools (public or private), grades K–8 to help improve the safety of walking and bicycling to school.
In addition to the $5,000 grant, schools will be eligible to receive a FREE 2–day walkability audit, during which a team of trained experts will observe main walking routes to school and develop a comprehensive plan on how to improve the safety of those routes. This costly service will be FREE to all schools selected to receive the grant.
How do I apply?
Applying is as easy as 1–2–3! Follow these simple instructions:
- Read the Safe Routes to School Academy Grant Program – Overview and Instructions
- Print and complete the SAMPLE Safe Routes to School Academy grant application.
- Go to http://www.srtsacademy.org/app/index.cfm?event=object_application/2009_srts_application to access the online application.
That’s it! The deadline to submit your online application is October 16, 2009.
If you have any questions, please contact Farah Kauffman at 717–531–1440, ext. 3