Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

Environmental Protection Agency: Hazardous Waste Management Grant Program For Tribes

Deadline: Aug 1, 2019

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 essential to a program: Hazardous Waste Identification Hazardous...


 

Patagonia: Media Grants Program

Deadline: Aug 31, 2019

Through its own environmental campaigns, Patagonia has witnessed the power of film to transform audiences into activists. To support grassroots groups that also use film as a form of activism, Patagonia created a Media Grants Program. This program specifically funds environmental nonprofits that use media, mostly film, as a tool tightly linked to direct-action campaigns....


 

Access Fund: Climbing Conservation Grant

Deadline: Aug 1, 2019

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. The Access Fund supports projects that demonstrate local climber support, collaboration with land managers, and a commitment to long-term change. The Action Fund supports work that: Is action-oriented. Builds local...


 

The Nature Conservancy: Natural Climate Solutions Accelerator Grant

Deadline: Aug 16, 2019

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) Natural Climate Solutions Accelerator Grant will fund projects with potential to substantially increase the use of natural climate solutions. The Accelerator program is focused on helping kick-start innovative and scalable approaches to capturing greenhouse gas emissions by using natural and working lands in the United States. In 2018 a new TNC-led...


 

National Park Service: 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Program National Youth Cooperative Agreements

Deadline: Sep 11, 2019

The 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC) is a collaborative effort between Federal government agencies and non-profit service organizations to put America’s youth and veterans to work protecting, restoring, and enhancing America’s great outdoors. Through the 21CSC, young people and veterans will accomplish meaningful work, and gain important personal and professional skills while building a...


 

Polaris Industries: T.R.A.I.L.S. Grant

Deadline: Sep 1, 2019

T.R.A.I.L.S. stands for trail development, responsible riding, access, initiatives, lobbying, and safety. The T.R.A.I.L.S. program makes funds available to national, state, and local organizations in the United States to ensure the future of ATV riding. The grant program encompasses two main objectives: promoting safe and responsible riding and preserving access. Funds can be used by...


 

Center for Health, Environment and Justice: Small Grants Program

Deadline: Jul 16, 2019

Center for Health, Environment and Justice (CHEJ) has a Small Grants Program for grassroots groups working on environmental health and justice issues. Grassroots communities of color, low wealth, rural, and urban groups are encouraged to apply. This grant program will support projects that help groups move toward their goals by building leadership, increasing capacity, and/or...


 

National Geographic: Early Career Grant

Deadline: Oct 9, 2019

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. Projects should align to one of the following three focus areas. Wildlife: This focus includes species-focused...


 

National Geographic: Exploration Grant

Deadline: Jul 10, 2019

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. Projects should also align to one of the following three focus areas: Wildlife: This focus...


 

Funders’ Network: Partners for Places

Deadline: Jul 30, 2019

Partners for Places is a matching grant program that enhances local capacity to build equitable and sustainable communities in the United States and Canada. The fund does this by requiring local government and local foundation partnerships, and by pairing national and local philanthropic funding sources. These one-to-one matching awards support the planning and implementation of...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Emerging Markets Program

Deadline: Jun 28, 2019

The Emerging Markets Program (EMP) assists U.S. entities in developing, maintaining, or expanding exports of U.S. agricultural commodities and products by funding activities that enhance emerging markets’ food and rural business systems, including reducing trade barriers. The EMP is intended primarily to support export market development efforts of the private sector, but EMP resources may...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Conservation Innovation Grants

Deadline: Jul 30, 2019

Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) seek to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative approaches and technologies in conjunction with agricultural production. CIG projects are expected to lead to the transfer of conservation technologies, management systems, and innovative approaches (such as market-based systems) to agricultural producers, into Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) technical manuals and guides...


 

National Geographic Education: Middle School Planetary Stewards

Deadline: Jul 10, 2019

National Geographic Education is focused on building geographic competency in middle school students and educators in the United States, Mexico, and Canada by fostering an explorer mindset and building understanding, appreciation, and value for the natural and social sciences at the local, regional, and global levels. Middle School Planetary Stewards will support projects that address...


 

U.S. Department of State: Innovation Fund Competition for Higher Education Partnerships between the U.S. and Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador

Deadline: Aug 15, 2019

The 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund is the public-private sector collaboration between the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Embassies, Partners of the Americas, National Association of Foreign Student Advisers (NAFSA), corporations, and foundations working together to support new higher education partnerships between the United States and the rest of the Western Hemisphere. This...


 

American Alpine Club: Cornerstone Conservation Grants

Deadline: Aug 15, 2019

The American Alpine Club’s (AAC’s) Cornerstone Conservation grant, powered by REI, seeks to improve, conserve, and protect local climbing resources across the country. It has supported projects as varied as building or improving trail networks to climbing areas; establishing new toilet facilities and signage at trailheads; and deploying a variety of community groups for clean-up...