Subject: Youth Development, Education, Environmental Education, Job Training, Careers | Deadline: Sept. 19, 2014
This program will provide professional training, through the use of internships, mentoring, environmental education, and interpretive educational opportunities in order for young people to learn conservation and land management processes and policies as they relate to natural resources management of public lands. Furthermore, this program will achieve a variety resource management projects on public lands managed by the BLM's Eastern States Field Offices. Routine workload may include provision of outreach and interpretive services, visitor service patrol, facility maintenance, trail work, exotic species control or any other action supporting the implementation of BLM's approved plans.
Funder: Bureau of Land Management
Eligibility: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education, public and State controlled institutions of higher education, private institutions of higher education.
Amount: $20,000 - $300,000.