Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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...


 

Ray C. Anderson Foundation: NextGen Grant

Deadline: Jul 11, 2018

The NextGen Grant will support an existing or new program that will measurably reduce the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, measured by metric tons (or “tonnes”) of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e), either by preventing the emission of those gases or by sequestering gases presently in the atmosphere. Proposals will primarily be judged on...


 

Frost Foundation

Deadline: Jun 1, 2018

The Frost Foundation accepts applications for human service needs, environmental, and education programs. The Foundation encourages self-reliance, creativity, and ingenuity on the part of prospective recipients. Efforts are directed primarily to support exemplary organizations and programs that can generate positive change beyond traditional boundaries, to encourage creativity that recognizes emerging needs, and to assist innovation...


 

Fund for Wild Nature

Deadline: May 1, 2018

The Fund for Wild Nature provides small grants for North American campaigns to save native species and wild ecosystems, with particular emphasis on actions designed to defend threatened wilderness and biological diversity. The Fund will provide grants to support advocacy, litigation, public policy work, development of citizen science, and similar endeavors. Amount: Grants will range...


 

New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism: AmeriCorps State Program Application (Formula Pool)

Deadline: May 1, 2018

The New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism (the Commission) is a Governor-appointed Commission. It is a diverse, non-partisan body of, among others, representatives of business, labor, education, government, human service agencies, and community-based organizations. The Commission directs national service policy for the state and directly administers funding awarded by the Corporation for National and Community...


 

Hancock Family Foundation

Deadline: Jun 15, 2018

The Hancock Family Foundation was organized to provide leadership and encouragement to community-based charitable activities in New Mexico. Through its grants, the Foundation seeks to support agencies dedicated to women and children’s health and welfare; education; performing arts and cultural organizations; and wilderness preservation and animal protection. Amount: Grants range from $1,000 to $10,000 and...


 

The North Face: Explore Fund

Deadline: Apr 4, 2018

Explore Fund grants seek to support innovative ideas, both large and small in scale, that are changing the way people think about outdoor participation, accessibility, and protection of the environment. Grants are offered in two main categories: 1. Enabling new explorers: Introducing underrepresented communities to outdoor adventures, in potentially new and interesting ways, is core...


 

New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department: Community Forestry Assistance Cost-Share Program

Deadline: May 11, 2018

The Community Forestry Assistance Cost-Share Program will fund proposals that seek to develop sustainable urban and community forestry programs at the local level in New Mexico. Specifically funding will support proposals in the below categories: 1. Program development and improvement: Project examples include the development of citizen-based volunteer efforts and programs (tree inventory training, planting...


 

New Mexico Department of Tourism: Clean and Beautiful

Deadline: Apr 4, 2018

New Mexico Clean and Beautiful partners with Keep America Beautiful, its affiliated communities and other municipalities and tribal governments throughout New Mexico. The collective mission is to inspire and educate people to take action everyday that improves and beautifies their community environment. Together, these organizations work to create socially connected, environmentally healthy and economically sound...


 

Acres for America

Deadline: Apr 26, 2018

Acres for America is the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s (NFWF’s) premiere land conservation program, and was established to provide urgently needed funding for projects that conserve important large-scale habitats for fish, wildlife, and plants through land acquisitions and perpetual conservation easements. Walmart Stores are a founding partner, with Walmart’s goal being to offset the...


 

Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

Deadline: May 10, 2018

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation considers requests to support: Museums and cultural and performing arts programs Schools Hospitals Educational and skills training programs Programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped Environmental and wildlife protection activities Community-based organizations and their programs The Foundation does not establish funding priorities on an annual basis, but rather supports...


 

Aetna Foundation: Cultivating Healthy Communities

Deadline: Apr 18, 2018

The Aetna Foundation is the independent charitable and philanthropic arm of Aetna, Inc. Its mission is to promote wellness, health, and high-quality health care for everyone, while supporting the communities it serves. The Cultivating Healthy Communities (CHC) grant program is geared specifically to nonprofit organizations that work with underserved, low-income, and minority populations in the...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Farmers Market Promotion Program

Deadline: May 7, 2018

The Farmers Market Promotion Program (FMPP) works to increase domestic consumption of, and access to, locally and regionally produced agricultural products, and to develop new market opportunities for farm and ranch operations serving local markets by developing, improving, expanding, and providing outreach, training, and technical assistance to, or assisting in the development, improvement, and expansion...


 

National Environmental Education Foundation: Every Day Capacity Building Grants

Deadline: Apr 23, 2018

The National Environmental Education Foundation, with support from Toyota Motor Sales, seeks to strengthen nonprofit organizations whose missions are focused on serving public land sites and the improvement and responsible use of those sites. Grants help these organizations and unleash their potential to serve their public lands. Every Day Grants will strengthen the stewardship of...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation: Lead Tier Grant

Deadline: Mar 29, 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...