Education Grant Past Winners

Year Name of Recipient or applicant Associated Organization Description NSS contribution
2021Christina CampbellCity Kids LA Education"Exploration of Black Chasm Caverns"- funding for students to visit Black Chasm Caverns- entry fee
2021John FioroniCave Exploration SocietySTEMing the gap in Karst education - Part 1- for partial funding of a drone
2021Sharon WeaverMammoth SiteTraveling Education Exhbit
2021Dave JacksonCRFCamera and electronic storage for distance learning initiativesVideo
2019Cave Archaeology Investigation Research Network (CAIRN)"Lon Odell 3D Imagery of Cave Passages and Prehistoric foot and animal tracks"
2016Kentucky Association for Environmental Education"Project Underground- Kentucky Facilitator Training"
2016Kelly MohnELCO Intermediate School PTO3rd Grade Trip to Indian Echo Caverns (Hummelstown PA)
2014Dr. Luis EspinasaMarist College"Promoting Undergraduate Research in Large Classrooms" (uses high school students in the research and summer programs)Publications
2012Jonathon DurallTwin Lakes Care Conservation and Survey Task Force"Community Outreach Program"Publications
2012Johanna KovarikUniversity of Florida"Cave and Karst Resource Education: Providing the Framework for Karst Resource Sustainability in the Reserva de la Biosfera Selva El Ocote, Chiapas, Mexico"Publications
2011David SmallTeacher, Fluvanna HSOutdoor Adventure- Nonfictional stories of survival AwardedPublications
2011Craig WilliamsCAIRN"Footsteps into the World Beneath"
2011Cynthia SandenoUS Forest ServiceCave and Karst Management Training CoursePublications
2011Dalene SmithHoffman Institute- Bowling Green, KYMultidisciplinary Skills for Delineating Karst Aquifers in International Setting
2011Allison OwczarczakPocono Environmental Education Center- PAEcoZone Cave Exhibit
2010Wayne IngramCedars of Lebanon State ParkCave Exhibit