Education Grant Guidelines

Education Grant Report Forms

Application Open:  August 1
Submission Deadline:  September 15
Award Announced:  October 1

Eligible Applicants

Accredited South Carolina elementary, middle and high schools.

Levels of Funding:

Up to $5,000

The Litter Trashes Everyone Grant is designed to get students involved in activities that will educate them and their communities about the importance of keeping their state clean and attractive, while promoting in the next generation a sense of pride in the community.

Examples of eligible grant activities may include any combination of the following:

  • Beautification projects such as Carolina Fence™ Gardens; Schoolyard Habitats®; Rain Gardens
  • Litter Reduction/Recycling projects: Some examples include school-wide Recycling; Recycling Troopers Program

2018 Grant Winners

Pickens Chastain Road Elementary  $       5,000.00
Laurens Clinton High  $       5,000.00
Richland Dutch Fork Elementary Academy for Environmental Science  $       5,000.00
Greenville Greenville County Solid Waste Division  $       2,500.00
Beaufort May River Montessori  $          430.00
Newberry Newberry County Career Center  $       5,000.00
Charleston Palmetto Scholars Academy  $       3,400.00
Lexington Sandhills Middle  $       5,000.00
Charleston St. James-Santee Elementary  $       5,000.00
Greenwood Ware Shoals Middle  $       4,985.00