Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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...


 

Woodard & Curran Foundation: Impact Grants

Deadline: Jun 30, 2018

The Woodard & Curran Foundation is dedicated to making grants that empower local and global solutions for a healthier world. The Foundation’s giving strategy focuses on this basic resource: clean water. The Foundation’s Impact grant will support the following: An innovative project that applies or advances technology to address water (e.g., water, wastewater, stormwater, etc.)...


 

New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department: Hazardous Fuels Mitigation Projects

Deadline: Aug 17, 2018

The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD), Forestry Division is seeking applications for the planning and implementation of hazardous fuels mitigation projects that will reduce the fire threat in Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) areas in New Mexico. Funding will be awarded through a competitive process administered by the Western Wildland Fire Protection...


 

The Audacious Project

Deadline: Jun 10, 2018

The Audacious Project is a collaborative approach to funding ideas with the potential to create change at thrilling scale. Housed at TED, the project is a partnership between some of the most respected organizations in philanthropy and the public. The project is attempting to address a major frustration faced by the world’s change-makers. Without access...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Hazardous Waste Management Grant Program For Tribes

Deadline: Jun 28, 2018

The Hazardous Waste Management Grant Program For Tribes will support projects designed to develop and implement hazardous waste management programs. These programs must improve the applicant’s ability to properly identify, manage, or dispose of hazardous waste. Each of the following hazardous waste management program activities are considered central to a “cradle to grave” program: Hazardous...


 

Patagonia: Media Grants Program

Deadline: Aug 31, 2018

The Media Grants Program supports grassroots groups that also use film as a form of activism. This program funds environmental nonprofits that use media, mostly film, as a tool tightly linked to direct-action campaigns. Patagonia looks for groups using media as a strategic tool to advance a campaign that is in line with Patagonia’s general...


 

Solution Search: Climate Change Needs Behavior Change

Deadline: Aug 7, 2018

Solution Search is looking for solutions that apply behavior change insights to inspire and enable people to change the way they consume – the way they cook, eat, dispose of waste, purchase goods, travel, and more. This includes campaigns and efforts that: Increase plant-rich diets Reduce end-user food waste Increase adoption of clean cookstoves Increase...


 

Clif Bar Family Foundation: Small Grant Program

Deadline: Jun 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...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation: New Mexico Collaborative Zone Grants

Deadline: Jun 21, 2018

The “Collaborative Zone Grant” is an opportunity for collaborations of organizations and other entities to apply together for multi-year funding to test, prove, and support approaches to New Mexico’s challenges that extend beyond the mission of any single organization. The New Mexico Collaborative Zone Grant (“Zone Grant”) opportunity includes awarding of a one-year planning grant...