The Compeer Financial Fund for Rural America is sponsoring a MORE for Agriculture Grant as an Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC) multi-state project. Working with Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin AITC Programs, 7-12 grade teachers are eligible to apply for this grant that will provide a classroom set (approximately 25 copies) of the book Hungry Planet by Peter Menzel to 50 classrooms in each state.
As part of the grant, a 3-hour training in July 2020 is required. Grant recipients can select one of the following training dates.
All applicants must have a valid teaching license and be currently teaching in grade(s) 7-12.