Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Pre-Disaster Mitigation

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

The Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) program makes available federal funds to state, local, and tribal governments to implement and sustain cost-effective measures designed to reduce the risk to individuals and property from natural hazards, while also reducing reliance on federal funding from future disasters. Amount: A total of $250,000,000 is available to fund up to 250...


 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Flood Mitigation Assistance

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

Flood Mitigation Assistance funding is available to states, U.S territories, Indian Tribal governments, and local communities to reduce or eliminate the risk of repetitive flood damage to buildings and structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Two types of community flood mitigation activities will be funded: Advance assistance for flood mitigation design and...


 

U.S. Forest Service: Wood Innovations Program

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The Wood Innovations Program supports projects that stimulate or expand wood products and wood energy markets that support the long-term management of National Forest system and other forest lands. Funding will focus on the following priorities: Reduce hazardous fuels and improve forest health on National Forest system and other forest lands Reduce costs of forest...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative

Deadline: Jan 30, 2020

The Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI) seeks to support high priority integrated projects that will enhance the ability of producers and processors who have already adopted organic standards to grow and market high quality organic agricultural products. Priority concerns include biological, physical, and social sciences, including economics. The OREI has eight goals that...


 

Captain Planet Foundation: ecoSolution Grants

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The Foundation funds and supports hands-on environmental projects that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental...


 

Captain Planet Foundation: ecoSTEM Grants

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The Foundation funds and supports hands-on environmental projects that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental...


 

Captain Planet Foundation: ecoTech Grants

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding and love for the natural world in which they live. The Foundation funds and supports hands-on environmental projects that inspire and empower children and youth around the world as they work individually and collectively creating environmental...


 

Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation: Environmental Studies Grants

Deadline: Jan 25, 2020

The Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation seeks to contribute to the development, implementation, and/or field testing of environmental curricula that meet the Foundation’s mission, goals, and requirements. The mission of the Foundation’s grant program is to support educators in developing and implementing holistic environmental curricula that integrate field activities and classroom teaching, and incorporate basic...


 

U.S. Department of Energy: Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands

Deadline: Feb 6, 2020

The Energy Infrastructure Deployment on Tribal Lands program seeks to maximize the deployment of energy solutions for the benefit of American Indians and Alaska Natives and help build the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to implement those energy solutions. In support of these objectives, this program is consistent with the principles of tribal sovereignty and...


 

National Geographic: Exploration Grant

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The Exploration Grant will support experienced project leaders in the areas of conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology. The applicant and his or her team members are expected to demonstrate successful completion of similar projects with measurable and/or tangible results. Amount: Projects are typically funded for $10,000-$30,000. Eligibility: In general, individuals who are at least...


 

National Geographic: Artificial Intelligence for Species Discovery

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

National Geographic seeks to support the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to help transform the discovery of new species by collecting and analyzing more precise data, producing faster and more meaningful insights, and accelerating promising solutions. The Artificial Intelligence for Species Discovery initiative will support the exploration of how AI can help...


 

National Geographic: Biodiversity Exploration and Discovery

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

National Geographic is committed to a better understanding of the planet and an improved ability to conserve the world’s biodiversity. With the goals to 1) find and describe new species, and 2) better understand the patterns of distribution and abundance of poorly known groups of organisms, the Biodiversity Exploration and Discovery initiative will support inventories,...


 

National Geographic: Citizen Science for Species Discovery

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

National Geographic seeks to support the discovery of species through citizen science. Proposals should activate a network of citizen scientists to help support the discovery of species, bridge biodiversity gaps, and accelerate biodiversity data collection, identification, and classification. Proposals for work are encouraged in any biome. Successful applications must provide clear justification as to why...


 

New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department: Invasive Plant Management in Forested Areas

Deadline: Dec 20, 2019

The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department will support organizations that address the management of invasive plants on state, private, and public non-federal lands from Cooperative Weed Management Areas (CWMAs) where noxious weeds threaten forested acres. The primary goal is to increase local capacity to manage and prevent invasions of noxious weeds in...


 

National Geographic: Early Career Grant

Deadline: Apr 22, 2020

National Geographic 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. Amount: Grants typically range from $5,000-$10,000. Eligibility: Individuals who are at least 18 years of age....