Resource Opportunities

From time to time Sustainable Jersey for Schools offers special resource opportunities in the form of technical assistance to aid in the completion of program actions and also increase knowledge of different sustainability-related activities.  Please see below for currently available resource opportunities.

Roots for River Reforestation Grant and Technical Assistance Program

We are pleased to announce that The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is partnering with Sustainable Jersey and The Watershed Institute to offer another round of the Roots for Rivers Reforestation Grant and Technical Assistance Program. The program will support municipal, school district, and local non-profit and conservation organization efforts to undertake their own floodplain reforestation initiatives. Program participants will receive technical assistance to design restoration projects and funding to cover the material costs of tree/shrubs, tree protection tubes, and stakes. Projects costing between $1,000 and $20,000 are eligible. For more information, click HERE.

Application Deadline: Friday, December 14, 2018 at 11:59pm

PowerSave Schools (SJG)

Sustainable Jersey is partnering with South Jersey Gas (SJG) and the Alliance to Save Energy (ASE) to bring the PowerSave Schools program to schools within the SJG service territory  SJG will fund all direct program costs for 10 schools, while the ASE will lead implementation of the PowerSave program, providing the tools and resources to ensure a successful program outcome.  For more information click HERE.

Application Deadline: Friday, January 4 at 11:59pm