This scholarship program started in 2007 with only five grants awarded and within one year has expanded to 20 scholarships. This year, 2009, the organization has increased their scholarship program by 100%, issuing 40 scholarships to Under 18 junior surfers from 22 countries. So far over 80 applications from 24 countries have been received!
For Your Real Estate Career.
Billions of Dollars are now available as part of President Obama's Stimulus Package to help create energy-saving programs! States and even more local areas are eligible to apply for grant money to create energy-saving programs including energy efficiency and conservation.
However there is a deadline of June 25, 2009 to apply for this grant program!
Included in this grant program:
- At least $500 million for green jobs training.
- $9.75 billion to renovate schools.
- $5 billion to weatherize low-income homes.
- $300 million to replace old appliances with "Energy Star" products.