Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

American Hiking Society: National Trails Fund

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

American Hiking Society’s National Trails Fund is a national grants program dedicated to building and protecting hiking trails. Created in response to the growing backlog of trail maintenance projects, the National Trails Fund has helped hundreds of grassroots organizations acquire the resources needed to protect America’s cherished hiking trails. The National Trails Fund awards grants...


 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation: Resilient Communities

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has partnered with Wells Fargo to create the Resilient Communities program. Through improvements to natural features and enhanced community capacity, the program will help communities prepare for future impacts associated with sea level rise, water quantity and quality, and forest conservation. By taking advantage of natural features like...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation: Arts/Culture, Education, and Environmental/Historic Preservation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The Albuquerque Community Foundation makes grants to organizations providing services benefiting people in the Albuquerque metropolitan area through a competitive process. The Foundation’s Competitive Grant Program is comprised of 71 endowment funds. In order to respond to the community’s needs, distributions from the funds are pooled and aligned with the Foundation’s fields of interest, as...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Apr 30, 2018

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...


 

RSF Social Finance: Seed Fund

Deadline: Mar 15, 2018

RSF’s mission is to create financial relationships that are direct, transparent, personal, and focused on long-term social, economic, and ecological benefit. It achieves its mission by: Offering investors and donors dynamic ways to align their money with their values Connecting entrepreneurs with diverse forms of capital Empowering leaders and advancing innovations in the field of...


 

Sparkplug Foundation

Deadline: Apr 10, 2018

The Sparkplug Foundation funds start-up organizations and new projects of established organizations in music, education, and community organizing. The Foundation aims to support the development of emerging democratic movements and communities working on issues of local democracy, justice, and sustainable energy in the rebuilding of the U.S. and global economies. Specifically, Sparkplug funds projects in...


 

William H. and Mattie Harris Foundation

Deadline: Mar 1, 2018

The Harris Foundation envisions making the world a better place for the well-being and safety of plants, animals, and human beings. The Foundation supports the following areas: The arts: Children’s theatre, documentaries, videos, and community outreach Conservation and education: Children’s theatre, documentaries, videos, and community outreach Conservation and field work: Animal field research, no-kill shelters,...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Award Program

Deadline: Feb 7, 2018

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – as part of its People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Award Program – is seeking applications proposing to research, develop, design, and demonstrate solutions to real world challenges. The P3 competition highlights the use of scientific principles in creating innovative technology-based projects that achieve the mutual goals of...


 

Cabela’s Outdoor Fund

Deadline: Feb 1, 2018

The Cabela’s Outdoor Fund was established to protect the outdoor lifestyle and the right to bear arms, hunt, fish and trap. Its goal is to ensure future generations can enjoy the activities of hunting, fishing, camping, and recreational shooting. Efforts that focus on the recruitment, retention and re-activation of hunters, anglers, campers, and recreational shooters...


 

National Park Service: Save America’s Treasures

Deadline: Feb 21, 2018

The National Park Service, in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), supports the preservation of nationally significant historic properties and collections through the Save America’s Treasures program. The Save America’s Treasures program is funded through the...


 

Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities: Partners for Places

Deadline: Jan 29, 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 developed through these partnerships to promote a healthy environment, a strong economy, and well-being for all residents. Through these investments, Partners for Places fosters long-term...


 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation: Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative

Deadline: Dec 21, 2017

The Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative will award grants to restore and sustain healthy rivers, streams, and grassland systems that provide important wildlife habitat in the Pecos watershed and adjacent areas of New Mexico and Texas. Initial program priorities include habitat restoration strategies, specific river and grassland focal areas, and wildlife species of interest. Projects must...


 

American Honda Foundation

Deadline: Feb 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,...


 

Captain Planet Foundation: ecoTech Grants

Deadline: Jan 15, 2018

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...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreement

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

The Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving (CPS) Cooperative Agreement Program provides financial assistance to eligible organizations working on or planning to work on projects to address local environmental and/or public health issues in their communities, using EPA’s “Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Model.” The CPS Program assists recipients in building collaborative partnerships to help them understand and...