Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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...


 

New Earth Foundation

Deadline: Jul 1, 2019

The New Earth Foundation’s (NEF’s) vision is to create an enhanced worldwide awareness, manifesting as universal peace and respect for all forms of life, the responsible use of Earth’s resources in sustainable ways, and a common realization that all is interconnected and one. New Earth Foundation envisions greater wisdom in handling human affairs, an increased...


 

Eileen Fisher: Community Partnership Grant

Deadline: Jul 26, 2019

The Community Partnership Grant supports local nonprofits that specifically focus on the needs of their local communities and have a commitment to fostering community development. Proposed projects must align with one or more of the following core areas of funding: Environment Human Rights Women and Girls Amount: Grant of up to $2,500 are available. Eligibility:...


 

U.S. Department of the Interior: WaterSMART Grants – Water Marketing Strategy Grants

Deadline: Jul 31, 2019

The WaterSMART (Sustain and Manage America’s Resources for Tomorrow) Program provides a framework for Federal leadership and assistance to stretch and secure water supplies for future generations. WaterSMART supports stakeholder efforts to stretch scarce water supplies and avoid conflicts over water. WaterSMART supports creating a legacy of conservation stewardship, sustainably developing energy and natural resources,...


 

National Forest Foundation: Matching Awards Program

Deadline: Jun 13, 2019

The National Forest Foundation (NFF) Matching Awards Program (MAP) provides funding for results-oriented, on-the-ground projects that enhance forest health and outdoor experiences on National Forests and Grasslands. MAP supports the implementation of on-the-ground conservation and restoration projects that have an immediate, quantifiable impact on the National Forest System. These projects provide a lasting impact to...


 

New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps: Commission Projects

Deadline: Jul 25, 2019

The New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps Commission (YCC) will support public projects that employ youth between the ages of 14 to 25 (Corps members) while conserving New Mexico’s natural resources and providing community benefits of lasting value. A YCC Project must be completed in six months or less, and must result in a specific identifiable...


 

Ray C. Anderson Foundation: NextGen Grant

Deadline: Jul 12, 2019

The NextGen Grant will support new or existing programs that will help to reduce global warming, whether through direct carbon avoidance, climate communication, climate education, industry engagement, or otherwise. Proposals will primarily be judged on their potential to help reverse global warming. The collateral environmental and social benefits of the project will be considered secondarily....


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program

Deadline: Jun 10, 2019

The Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program (GusNIP), formally known as the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant Program will support projects to increase the purchase of fruits and vegetables among low-income consumers participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and nutrition assistance by providing incentives at the point of purchase. The primary goal of...


 

Wild Geese Foundation

Deadline: May 15, 2019

The Wild Geese Foundation believes in a fair and just society. It is also aware that social justice means nothing if there is no planet to live on, thus its environmental focus. Using a combination of shareholder activism to demand better corporate behavior in regard to the environment and focusing on access to local, quality...


 

Frost Foundation

Deadline: Jun 1, 2019

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...


 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation: Economic Mobility Focused on the Needs of the Community

Deadline: Jun 28, 2019

The Bank of America Foundation is committed to advancing a more diverse and inclusive society by expanding opportunities and supporting equitable solutions that will enable low-income communities to grow and prosper. The Foundation’s focus on Economic Mobility and Social Progress Focused on the Needs of the Community supports critical issues to ensure communities are resilient...