Tip of the Mitt Watershed Academy: Fostering the Next Generation of Great Lakes Stewards

Grant: # 1962

Grant Amount: $56,920.00

Board Decision Year: 2021

Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council (Petoskey)

Buchanan, Jennifer (jen@watershedcouncil.org) 231-347-1181 x 1112

2021 Great Lakes Stewardship - Other Great Lakes Stewardship

Project Summary

Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council will continue to foster millennial stewards in Northern Michigan by providing high school students with place-based, hands-on water resources education experiences through the Watershed Academy program. The proposed grant will allow the Watershed Council to continue to offer this program to students in our service area. It will also allow Watershed Council staff to update the program to make the program available to students and teachers during COVID-19.