SRP accepting grant applications from teachers for classroom education
PHOENIX — A Valley-based utility is now accepting grant applications from teachers for classroom education improvements.
Salt River Project is offering up to $5,000 per school and more than $200,000 in total for projects and programs that use innovative teaching strategies in math and science that meet Arizona performance standards, according to a press release.
An additional $2,500 is available for grants in history and social science grants, according to the release.
The deadline to apply for the grants is Feb. 28.
Educators at public and nonprofit private schools in Metro Phoenix, Pinal County, Gila County, Yavapai County, Page, St. Johns and Navajo Generating Station community chapters are eligible for the grants.
SRP has contributed more than $1.3 million to education initiatives, grants and partnerships throughout the state, the release said.