The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Environmental Education grants program supports environmental education projects that enhance the public’s awareness, knowledge and skills to make informed environmental decisions and take responsible actions towards the environment.

EPA will host a webinar/conference call for potential applicants interested in additional information about the application process on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 4 p.m. EDT. For more information, click here.

Those interested may submit questions up to two business days prior to each webinar/call to A consolidated list of the questions will be answered on the calls and/or on the Frequently Asked Questions page.

The deadline for applications for the 2012 EE Regional Model Grants program is Nov. 21. Sign up for e-mail updates.