James E. Brown Forest Education Grant

Thanks to the non-profit Tillamook Forest Heritage Trust, an annual grant is now available to help teachers, interpreters, community groups or others involved in education projects and activities relating to the Tillamook State Forest.

What is it for?

Helping people better understand and appreciate the Tillamook State Forest through educational and interpretive experiences and tools.

Who is Eligible?

Teachers, schools, school districts, ESDs, extension agents, or other government agencies that will be developing programs and activities primarily related to learning about the Tillamook State Forest; non-profit organizations (certified by the IRS as 501(c)(3) tax deductible charitable organizations) which provide interpretation or education services or resources related to learning about the Tillamook State Forest.

Process and Timing

Grant applications are due to the Tillamook Forest Heritage Trust by Friday, January 23, 2015 at 5:00 pm. Electronic submissions only. Send applications to ross.holloway@oregon.gov.
The Board of Trustees and a review committee reviews all grant proposals. A final determination on grant awards will be made by April 1, 2015.
The Trust will feature the selected project(s) during Arbor Week 2015.

For more information, contact Ross Holloway, Executive Director, Tillamook Forest Heritage Trust, at (503) 812-4056 or by email at ross.holloway@oregon.gov.

Application Materials

2015 James E. Brown Forest Education Grant Background
2015 James E. Brown Forest Education Grant Application Form