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Geography Education Grant

The Geography Education Grant Program is co-sponsored by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the National Geographic Society. Awards of up to $48,775 each are available for projects designed to improve the quality of geography education in the Texas K-12 environment, including collaborative efforts between public and independent institutions of higher education in Texas and a K-12 partner. The latter may include, but is not limited to, school district(s), individual schools/teachers, regional education service center(s), and public or private entities

The application form is included in the Request for Applications (RFA) document:

Request for Applications

Calendar of Events (dates are subject to change):
July 31, 2017RFA posted
Sept. 5, 2017Submission deadline for applications
Sept. 5 - Oct. 31, 2017Review of applications
Nov. 2017National Geographic Board meeting to approve awards
Nov. 30, 2017National Geographic Society issues contracts
Jan. 1, 2018Grant period begins
June 1, 2018Interim report due to the National Geographic Society
Dec 31, 2018Grant period ends
March 1, 2019Final report due to the National Geographic Society








Allen Michie, Program Director
Academic Quality and Workforce Division
Phone: (512) 427-6518
Email: geographygrant@thecb.state.tx.us


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