SEAMEO BIOTROP invites school teachers in Indonesia from all levels and types to submit action research proposals on school garden to improve students' literacy, nutrition and entrepreneurship for possible funding and implementation in 2019.
The Centre's School Garden Action Research Grants started in 2017. It is part of the Centre's roadmap for its School Garden Program until 2022. The action research projects are expected to generate best practices in improving students' literacy, nutrition and entrepreneurship through school gardening which will be compiled and published into a book in 2020. The school teachers, as project proponents, are expected to enhance the capacities of in conducting action research or project-based learning activities with their students.
In 2017, the Centre provided grants to four out of eight schools that passed the selection process. For this year, three out of six schools qualified for the grants.
For details of the call for proposals, please click here.