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Classroom Grant

The Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom program is offering grants of up to $300 to Pre-School through High School teachers across the state of Illinois to fund projects promoting agricultural literacy in the classroom.


Application period Closed until Summer 2019

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Illinois Ag in the Classroom book grant

Four $250 special book grants are available for teachers to easily incorporate lessons tied to the Common Core Learning Standards, into their existing Language Arts and Social Studies curriculum. 


Application period closed until Summer 2019


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2018-19 Food Science Education Grant 

Available to 6-12th grade classrooms. Focusing on locally produced Dairy, Meat and Vegetables


Congratulations to grant recipients: Komarek School, East Leyden High School, Eisenhower Cooperative, Rolling Meadows High School and Westchester Middle School. 


Application period closed until fall 2019



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