Dear parents, staff and the Calgary Islamic School OBK Campus In-School Hydroponics Gardening System team,
I am very pleased to inform you that the hydroponics project has been selected to receive funding as part of the Climate and Environment Student Action Challenge. Your school will receive a $1,000 in grant(maximum amount).
Additional support for the project to fill the missing amount in the budget will be required.
A few things to get us started:
Student Action Challenge website
Please visit the Student Action Challenge website to register and:
· Post updates on your project;
· Learn about other funded projects across the province;
· Ask questions to other project teams;
· Post pictures of your project (NOTE: All photos must be sent to Student.Action@gov.ab.ca for review before they are posted);
· Share stories about your learnings and challenges.
Terms and conditions/Media release forms
Everyone (students, teachers, etc.) who is part of a project team must complete a media release form (attached). Please complete the forms and send them to Student.Action@gov.ab.ca.
You will receive a formal notification about your success with the Student Action Challenge along with a cheque in the coming weeks.
I’ll send out some additional information in the form of a Participant Handbook in the first few weeks of January.
If you have any questions please email Student.Action@gov.ab.ca.
Congratulations, and good luck with your project!
Catherine Medynski MA | BA Hons
Alberta Environment and Parks
Government of Alberta