Category Archives: Awards

2016 PA Environmental Education Grant Round Now Open

Nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, colleges and universities, county conservation districts and even businesses may apply to Pennsylvania’s Environmental Education Grant Program. The grants provide funding to develop programs and projects that support environmental education and include teacher professional development; curriculum integration; outdoor … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania American Water Awards Grants to Celebrate Earth Day

Pennsylvania American Water, based in Hershey, PA, announced yesterday that it would award funds to seven watershed initiatives across the state through the company’s 2015 Environmental Grant Program. The recipients will receive a share of grant funds that total nearly … Continue reading

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PennVEST Invests $81.5 Million In Water Infrastructure Projects In 11 Counties

Harrisburg 7/22/14– Governor Tom Corbett  announced the investment of $81.5 million in 14 non-point source, drinking water and wastewater projects across 11 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST). Of the $81.5 million, $66.5 million is for low-interest loans … Continue reading

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2014 U.S. Water Prize Winners Announced

Thursday, January 23, 2014 (Washington, D.C.) In the midst of California’s worst drought in more than a century, Ben Grumbles, president of the U.S. Water Alliance, announced awardees of the 2014 U.S. Water Prize while speaking to the California Irrigation … Continue reading

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