Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

McCune Charitable Foundation: Cultivate/Continuity and Focus Tiers

Deadline: Sep 14, 2018

The Marshall L. and Perrine D. McCune Charitable Foundation is dedicated to enriching the health, education, environment, cultural, and spiritual life of New Mexicans. The Foundation memorializes its benefactors through proactive grantmaking that seeks to foster positive social change. The McCune Foundation focuses on the following nine priorities in its grantmaking: Capacity building in the...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Nov 1, 2018

The Lawrence Foundation is a private family foundation founded by Jeff Lawrence and wife Diane Troth. Jeff Lawrence co-founded Trillium Digital Systems in 1988. Trillium was headquartered in Los Angeles, California and developed and licensed communications software to communications equipment manufacturers throughout the world. Intel Corporation acquired Trillium in August 2000. The Foundation is focused...


 

Clif Bar Family Foundation: Small Grant Program

Deadline: Oct 1, 2018

The Clif Bar Family Foundation’s mission is to support innovative small and mid-sized groups working to strengthen the food system and communities, enhance public health, and safeguard our environment and natural resources. The Foundation awards small grants for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects that advance the Foundation’s priorities: Protect Earth’s...


 

ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation Program

Deadline: Aug 23, 2018

The purpose of the ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation program is to improve habitat quality and landscape connectivity in ways that facilitate migrations of avian and terrestrial species, with an emphasis on working lands within focal geographies. The program will award grants to help reduce barriers to migration, restore priority habitats, and improve conservation practices on...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Source Reduction Assistance Grant Program

Deadline: Aug 23, 2018

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a grant competition to fund two-year Source Reduction Assistance (SRA) agreements that support source reduction approaches (also known as “pollution prevention” or “P2”). P2 means reducing or eliminating pollutants from entering any waste stream or otherwise released into the environment prior to recycling, treatment, or disposal. EPA is...


 

Project Learning Tree: GreenWorks! Grants

Deadline: Sep 30, 2018

Project Learning Tree (PLT) offers GreenWorks! grants up to $1,000 to schools and youth organizations for environmental service-learning projects that link classroom learning to the real world. Students implement an action project they help design to green their school or to improve an aspect of their neighborhood’s environment. The projects provide opportunities for student leadership...


 

Tomberg Family Philanthropies

Deadline: Sep 17, 2018

The mission of the Tomberg Family Philanthropies is to support well run and effective programs that make a difference in the areas of poverty alleviation, the environment, health, and education. The focus is on supporting projects that help their recipients build capabilities themselves that will last far beyond the end of the specific project. The...


 

BBVA Compass Foundation

Deadline: Sep 28, 2018

The BBVA Compass Foundation is the charitable arm of Compass Bank. It provides grants in the following areas: Community Development (including financial literacy): Create and sustain affordable housing Deliver alternative financial services and products to low- to moderate- income (LMI) communities through CDFIs Revitalize low- to moderate-income neighborhoods, facilitate job creation Deliver financial education and...


 

Wells Fargo Foundation: Housing/Economic Development/Environment

Deadline: Aug 15, 2018

Wells Fargo makes contributions in areas that it believes are important to the future of the nation’s vitality and success. Its first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. In community development, the Wells Fargo Foundation supports programs improving low- and moderate-income communities...


 

Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities: Partners for Places

Deadline: Jul 31, 2018

Partners for Places is a grant program that improves U.S. and Canadian communities by building partnerships between local government sustainability leaders and place-based foundations. National funders invest in local projects to promote a healthy environment, a strong economy, and well-being of all residents. Through these projects, Partners for Places fosters long-term relationships that make urban...


 

National Geographic Society: Exploration Grant

Deadline: Jul 10, 2018

The National Geographic Society supports projects that are bold, innovative, and potentially transformative. Exploration grants fund projects overseen by experienced project leaders in the areas of conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology. Projects should also align to one of the following three focus areas. Wildlife: This focus includes species-focused projects and the local evolutionary and...


 

National Geographic Society: Early Career Grant

Deadline: Jul 10, 2018

The National Geographic Society supports projects that are bold, innovative, and potentially transformative and have a primary focus in conservation, education, research, storytelling, or technology. Early Career Grants are designed to offer less experienced individuals an opportunity to lead a project. Projects should align to one of the following three focus areas. Wildlife: This focus...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Aug 1, 2018

The America Honda Foundation’s mission is to help meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The Foundation’s funding priority is youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training,...


 

Access Fund: Climbing Conservation Grants

Deadline: Aug 1, 2018

The Access Fund’s Climbing Conservation Grant Program funds projects that preserve or enhance climbing access and opportunities and conserve the climbing environment throughout the U.S. Projects should demonstrate local climber support, collaboration with land managers, and a commitment to long-term change. The Access Fund is interested in projects that: Are action-oriented Build local climber involvement...


 

Eileen Fisher: Community Partnership Grant

Deadline: Jul 27, 2018

The Community Partnership Grant supports local nonprofits that specifically focus on the needs of their local communities and have a commitment to fostering community development. Proposed projects must align with one or more of the following core areas of funding: Environment Human Rights Women and Girls Diversity and Inclusion Amount: Grant of up to $2,500...