“The Science of Soil” Awards Agricultural Grants to Schools

First-ever Contest from “The Science of Soil” Awards Agricultural Grants to Schools

Discovery Education and the Nutrients for Life Foundation have joined forces to give six lucky schools a chance to win big with the Let It Grow Contest from the partnership program, From the Ground Up:The Science of Soil . Open to educators and community adults nationwide, the Let It Grow Contest encourages entrants to vote DAILY for a middle school* of their choice for a chance to win an agricultural grant, which could be used towards a school garden or gardening supplies, professional development, and more!

Check out the Prizes:

  • One Grand Prize winning school will receive a $5,000 agricultural grant, half day of professional development with a Nutrients for Life Foundation Regional Representative, an introduction to a local agronomist, Nutrients for Life Foundation prize pack and a celebratory winner event!
  • Five Runners-Up will each win a $1,000 agricultural grant and Nutrients for Life Foundation prize pack.


Entering is Easy

  • Answer five soil related quiz questions to unlock the contest application
  • Find your school and provide your contact information
  • Most importantly, come back and enter daily

Don’t forget to share with your friends for extra entry opportunities!

*includes all 6-8 public, private and parochial schools, or schools with a middle component, e.g. K-12 institutions


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Questions? E-mail us at FromtheGroundUp@Discovery.com

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING. Voting open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. and DC, age 18+. Subject to Official Rules. Voting ends 3/7/16 at 5:00 PM ET. Void where prohibited by law.