All mini grant funds for 2016 have been awarded. We will begin accepting applications for the Spring of 2017 on Dec. 1, 2016. An updated application will be available on line by Nov. 15, 2016.
Schools Within the SAWS Service Area are Eligible to Apply
San Antonio Water System is pleased to offer a Mini-Grant Program to subsidize field trip programs that educate pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade students on topics of water quality, water conservation, environmental awareness and pollution prevention. Please check the list of approved field trip destinations below for eligible programs.
Mini-Grant funds can be used for transportation reimbursement, admission costs, workshop costs and substitute teacher costs up to $1,000, one per teacher, one per calendar year. Any school/organization within the SAWS service area is welcome to apply for a Mini Grant.
Approved field-trip destinations/ programs include:
- Water Where You Want It
- River to Sink: What's in My Drink
- Our Dynamic River
- Terrarium Ecosystem Program
- Natural Area Guided Tour
- Park Ranger Guided Tour
- Down the Drain: Exploring Water After the Flush
- Wet & Wild
- Earth & Sky
- Guided Cavern Tour
- Guided Tour
For additional information or questions, call 210-233-3626.