|NAPT member benefit: Multiple $50,000 grants available through Zonar Systems
The National Association for Pupil Transportation and technology innovator Zonar Systems recently announced the 2014 grants for $50,000 in the latest school bus security/safety/efficiency equipment. Grants will be awarded to school districts that submit proposals for utilizing Zonar's widely acclaimed Electronic Fleet Management Solutions, including their Electronic Vehicle Inspection Reporting (EVIR®) system. Download the grant application details here.
New for 2014, school districts applying for and receiving the grants will be notified on a rolling basis, allowing them to implement the systems in advance of the 2014-2015 school year if they so choose. Recipients will also be recognized in November at the NAPT Summit: Driving Innovation in Kansas City, MO.
Grants are only open to NAPT members in good standing. Please contact NAPT headquarters at 800-989-NAPT (6278) to verify or renew your membership, or join online today! Applications will be accepted in NAPT headquarters through Oct. 15. Zonar will evaluate the applications and make final decisions on an ongoing basis.
Committed to the safe, efficient transportation of students to and from school each day, NAPT is pleased to offer this benefit to members. "With limited budgets, school districts are often challenged when it comes to acquiring leading-edge technology," stated NAPT Executive Director Mike Martin. "Together, NAPT and Zonar are working to help districts across the nation enhance efficiency, save real dollars, and improve management and supervision of school buses."
Details on the requirements and application process are at www.napt.org and information about Zonar products and services at www.zonarsystems.com.
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