The V.I. Energy Office is accepting applications for a grant to help educators develop projects on energy and environmental issues.

The deadline to apply for Energy Education Mini-Grants is April 17. The program is designed to assist teachers and youth educators in developing and implementing energy environmental awareness and educational projects. A maximum of $1,500 per grant is available through a competitive process.

All schools and youth education organizations in the territory are eligible to apply. The grant package, including application, is available under “grants” on the V.I. Energy Office’s website, www.vienergy.org, and at the office at No. 45 Estate Mars Hill on St. Croix.

For information, contact Leila Muller at 773-1082 ext. 2201.

(source: the St Croix Lime)