The Batchelor Foundation Announces $750K Challenge Grant-Your gift will help us reach our goal!

The Batchelor Foundation Announces $750K Challenge Grant-Your gift will help us reach our goal!

Friday, October 24, 2014

We are pleased to announce that The Batchelor Foundation recently confirmed its support for the Everglades Foundation’s science team with a $750,000 Challenge Grant. The grant will specifically support the Foundation’s strategic new initiative to develop an End-Point Everglades Restoration Plan to restore America’s Everglades and sustain south Florida’s water supply. From the Kissimmee River … Read More

Everglades Foundation announces 2015 Everglades Foundation Scholarships and Fellowships

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Each year, the Everglades Foundation provides fellowships and scholarships for advanced research in support of the restoration of the Florida Everglades. These are awarded to outstanding graduate research students actively working to advance our understanding of the Everglades’ physical, chemical or biological processes, or researching the economic impacts of environmental changes. We are pleased to … Read More

Miami-Dade Public School teachers attend Everglades Literacy Curriculum Workshop

Friday, October 3, 2014

By Jennifer Diaz, Director of Education. On Friday, September 19th the Everglades Foundation and Florida Atlantic University/Pine Jog Environmental Education Center hosted a teacher workshop in collaboration with Miami-Dade County Public Schools Department of Advanced Academics. Over 80 K-5 teachers of the gifted were in attendance from 25 different Miami-Dade County elementary schools. This workshop … Read More

Everglades Foundation attends Chicago Summit on Drinking Water Protection, Announces: The Grand Challenge A $10 Million Science Prize

Thursday, September 25, 2014

On September 24th, the Everglades Foundation joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Great Lakes & St. Lawrence Cities Initiative to discuss The Grand Challenge – a $10 million science prize to be awarded to anyone who can successfully develop and execute a process to remove excessive phosphorus from our waterways. The U.S. Environmental Protection … Read More

Everglades Foundation announces The Grand Challenge – A $10 Million Science Prize

Monday, September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014 Today, the Everglades Foundation announces a global initiative offering a $10 million prize to anyone who can solve one of the world’s most daunting environmental problems. A donor has committed the $10 million prize for The Grand Challenge. An additional $1 million will be awarded in a variety of subcategories. The U.S. … Read More