Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation

Please note, this lesson plan was created by as a general guide and is not specific to any particular venue listed on our site.

The Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation grant program supports educators in developing and implementing environmental curricula that integrate field activities, classroom teaching, basic ecological principles, and problem solving.  

Any organization across the globe is eligible to apply. This includes schools, non-profits, governmental agencies, and others. To be awarded a grant, environmental curricula must incorporate basic ecological principles and field environmental activities within a primary or secondary school setting. Visit the website for additional requirements.  


SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Environmental Studies, Science. 


Address: 6425 Cloverleaf Circle, East Amherst, NY 14051. Erie County. 

Tel: N/A 


Grade Levels Served: Elementary School, Middle School, High School     

Amount Awarded: $1,500 

Deadline for Application: October 2nd