POWR, is pleased to announce that the 2015 Pennsylvania River Sojourns Grant Application is now available. Through this project,  POWR provides technical assistance and mini-grant funding to local organizations to host educational paddling events on Pennsylvania’s rivers.

Prepare for the 2016 Season! Read the Sojourn Organizers guide & consider our program’s general requirements.

The Application Period Is Now Closed.

To apply for a sojourn grant, please click on this links 2016 PA Sojourn Grant Application & 2016 PA Sojourn Instructions and 2016 PA Sojourn Budget Forms and follow the instructions provided.  Once you complete the form, email it to avitkoski@pecpa.org. Please place “2016 Pennsylvania River Sojourn Grant Application” in your email subject line. You will receive an email confirming receipt of your application. If you do not receive an email confirmation, please contact Angela Vitkoski at 570-718-6507.

Here at POWR, we are ready and available to answer any questions and provide any support that we can to help you complete your application. Please contact Janet Sweeney at 570-718-6507 or at info@pawatersheds.org with any questions, or just to let us know that you are working on an application.

Also, as soon as your sojourn dates are set and the event is a “go,” please let us know. We want to do everything we can to promote your event, and many sojourns will be announced prior to the final grant decisions.

This project is financed in part by a grant from the Community Conservation Partnerships Program, Keystone Recreation Park and Conservation Fund, under the administration of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Recreation and Conservation.