The National Center for Safe Routes to School is now accepting applications for 25 mini-grants of $1,000 each. These mini-grants support the goal of Safe Routes to School (SRTS) programs, which is to enable and encourage children to safely walk and bicycle to school. Mini-grants may fund activities ranging from the nuts and bolts that help start or sustain a safe walking and bicycling program to new ideas that explore the range of benefits of safe walking and bicycling.

For more information, please email info@saferoutesinfo.org or visit www.saferoutesinfo.org/funding-portal/mini-grants/call-for-applications.  

Applications are due Wednesday, October 19, 2011.