Grinnell schools win $10,000 grant
Special to the HDN
GRINNELL -- Grinnell USD 291 will be presented $10,000 from the Monsanto Fund at 8 p.m. Friday at halftime of the varsity football game.
Monstanto's America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program offers farmers the chance to nominate a local public school district, which can then compete for a grant of up to $25,000 to enhance math or science education. More than 1,150 nominated school districts submitted applications. The Monsanto Fund will invest $2.3 million through America's Farmers Grow Rural Education grants this year.