IL AITC Project Grants

Expand your classroom resources with a project grant from Illinois Ag in the Classroom!

Grants for up to $300 can be used to purchase materials for agricultural teaching units, classroom presentations, career fairs and more.

Items that are not eligible for grant funding include field trips, landscaping, plants, incubators and one time use consumables.

Find all the details and apply here.

Application deadline: October 11, 2019

Get a grant Workshop – Sept. 23

Get resources for your classroom with grants from Illinois Ag in the Classroom & McLean County Farm Bureau Foundation!

Join us for the Get a Grant Workshop Monday, September 23 from 3 – 6 p.m. for ideas and assistance in filling out the grant applications.

Check out the opportunities here:

Click here to register for the workshop

Adopt A COw

Kindergarten through second grade classrooms can dive into learning about dairy with the St. Louis Dairy Council Adopt A Cow program!

The program allows classes to “adopt” a calf on an Illinois dairy farm, name it and receive monthly pictures and updates.

After signing up, the classroom will receive a printable birth certificate, which they can use to name the calf, and a poster to track the calf’s growth through the monthly photos that the teacher will receive via email.

To find out more & register by Sept. 13! Click here.

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