Resource: Jeffers Foundation Awards for waste reduction efforts in school lunchrooms
Title: Jeffers Foundation Awards for waste reduction efforts in school lunchrooms
Resource type: Award
Topics: Education
Keywords: award, waste reduction, schools
Audience: Education
Region: Minnesota Statewide
Summary: Applications are invited for awards to recognize elementary schools in Minnesota which have developed and are implementing effective waste reduction programs.
Content: The following was adapted from the web site below:

Jeffers Foundation is looking for elementary schools in Minnesota who have developed and are implementing effective Waste Reduction Programs in their school lunchrooms that can be shared with other schools throughout the state.

Three schools will be selected to receive the Jeffers W.R.A.P. (Waste Reduction Awareness Program) Award. Awards of $5,000, $3,000 and $2,000 will be awarded to the top three programs to be used to continue promoting Food Waste Reduction Programs.

All Minnesota Elementary Schools, public and non-public are eligible to apply.

The deadline for applications to be submitted electronically is April 1, 2012.

For more information, visit http://www.jeffersfoundation.org/ (or directly at http://www.jeffersfoundation.org/documents/WRAP-APP2012.doc )

Website: http://www.seek.state.mn.us/article.cfm?id=5929
Suggested by: Paul Moss
Added: 02/8/12