(KFVS) - Egyptian Electric Cooperative is offering six $500 Classroom Empowerment Grants to fund innovative and unfunded projects in schools located within the Cooperative’s service area.
Egyptian Electric Co-op serves parts of Jackson, Perry, Randolph, St. Clair, Washington and Williamson counties.
The grants are for projects that improve the learning environment or increase educational resources for the school.
School administrators or teachers must submit a grant application that can be found at the Cooperative’s Web site, www.eeca.coop or by contacting the Cooperative.
The application requests information about the project, the school and the applicant. A panel of judges will determine which projects will be awarded grants of up to $500 each.
Applications must be submitted by Nov. 4, 2011.
The grant awards will be announced on Dec.