Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

U.S. Forest Service: Wood Innovations Program

Deadline: Jan 23, 2018

The Wood Innovations Program seeks to substantially expand and accelerate wood energy and wood products markets throughout the United States to support forest management needs on National Forest System and other forest lands. Priorities are to: Reduce hazardous fuels and improve forest health on National Forest System and other forest lands Reduce costs of forest...


 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training

Deadline: Dec 15, 2017

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) seeks proposals to deliver Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) programs that recruit, train, and place local, unemployed and under-employed residents with the skills needed to secure full-time employment in the environmental field. Through linking to on-the-ground assessment and cleanup activities, EWDJT grants train unemployed and under-employed residents...


 

U.S. Department of the Interior: Technical Assistance to Tribes

Deadline: Jan 17, 2018

The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation), through the Native American Affairs Technical Assistance to Tribes Program (Technical Assistance Program [TAP]), provides technical assistance to Indian tribes and tribal organizations. The TAP is intended to establish cooperative working relationships, through partnerships with Indian tribes and tribal organizations, to ensure that tribes have the opportunity to participate fully...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Nov 1, 2017

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...


 

Lexus Eco Challenge: Air and Climate Challenge

Deadline: Dec 11, 2017

The Lexus Eco Challenge is a STEM contest for grades 6–12 that gets students involved in an environmental issue that affects their community to use their critical-thinking and research skills to come up with a solution and to report on the results by way of an Action Plan. In the Lexus Eco Challenge, student teams...


 

Society of Environmental Journalists: Fund for Environmental Journalism

Deadline: Nov 15, 2017

The Fund for Environmental Journalism program invests in public service reporting on environment and the journalists who produce it. Grants support development and dissemination of significant coverage that otherwise could not be completed in the following three categories: Open topic: environmental issues Marine and coastal issues of the North Pacific and Arctic Oceans Environmental issues...


 

Clif Bar Family Foundation: Small Grant Program

Deadline: Feb 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...


 

Temper of the Times Foundation

Deadline: Dec 15, 2017

Temper of the Times Foundation was created to promote the use of standard marketing concepts to increase environmental awareness. Recognizing that organizations working to protect the environment in general have limited access to paid media, the Foundation provides funds to underwrite advertising designed to promote the conservation and restoration of native wildlife, plants, and ecosystems...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Brownfields Assessment Grants

Deadline: Nov 16, 2017

Brownfields Assessment grants provide funding for developing inventories of brownfields, prioritizing sites, conducting community involvement activities, conducting site assessments, and developing cleanup plans and reuse plans related to brownfield sites. A brownfield site is defined as “real property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of...


 

Nature Conservancy: Nature Works Everywhere Garden Grants

Deadline: Nov 3, 2017

The Nature Works Everywhere program gives grants to schools to build, amend, or revitalize school garden projects with the core principle that gardens model nature on a relatable scale. The idea is that by combining project-based learning curriculum with a school garden space, students learn conservation-mindedness. Grants will also support projects that involve students in...


 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: North American Wetlands Conservation Act – Small Grants

Deadline: Oct 19, 2017

North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) grants increase bird populations and wetland habitat, while supporting local economies and American traditions such as hunting, fishing, birdwatching, family farming, and cattle ranching. Wetlands protected by NAWCA provide valuable benefits such as flood control, reducing coastal erosion, improving water and air quality, and recharging ground water. NAWCA grants...


 

Sustainable Forestry Initiative: Conservation and Community Partnerships Grants

Deadline: Oct 10, 2017

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) is dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management. It works with conservation groups, local communities, resource professionals, landowners, and other organizations and individuals who share its passion for responsible forest management. Grants from SFI contribute to understanding the critical linkage between forests and communities across the range of American and Canadian...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Value-Added Producer Grants

Deadline: Jan 24, 2018

The Value Added Producer Grant program (VAPG) seeks to agricultural producers in starting or expanding value-added activities related to the processing and/or marketing of Value-Added agricultural products. Grants will be awarded for either planning or working capital projects directly related to the processing and/or marketing of value-added products. Generating new products, creating and expanding marketing...


 

Whole Kids Foundation: School Garden Grants

Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

The Whole Kids Foundation supports schools and inspires families to improve children’s nutrition and wellness. The Foundation’s goals are to: Help kids learn to love fresh, nutritious, whole foods Increase access to and consumption of these foods in schools Inspire families to prepare and share these foods at home Encourage community action that supports healthier...


 

Whole Kids Foundation: Honey Bee Hive Program

Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

The Honey Bee Grant program seeks to stimulate curiosity in young people about the importance of honey beens in life and the food system, the need to understand and embrace them, and the value of caring about them. Applicants must choose one of three options: Monetary grant of $1,500 to support the success of a...