Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

Impact Fund: Litigation Fund for Social Justice

Deadline: Aug 13, 2015

The Impact Fund awards grants to non-profit legal firms, private attorneys, and/or small law firms who seek to advance social justice in the areas of civil and human rights, environmental justice, and/or poverty law. It seeks to provide funding for public interest litigation that will potentially benefit a large number of people, lead to significant...


 

Funders’ Network: Partners for Places

Deadline: Aug 10, 2015

Partners for Places creates opportunities for cities and counties in the United States and Canada to improve communities by building partnerships between local government sustainability offices and place-based foundations. Partners for Places is a partnership of the Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities and the Urban Sustainability Directors Network (USDN). The Funders’ Network...


 

Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department: New Mexico Forest Re-Leaf Program

Deadline: Aug 26, 2015

The Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD), Forestry Division’s (Forestry Division) New Mexico Forest Re-Leaf Program invites Applicants to submit a tree planting grant application for the 2015/2016 grant cycle. The emphasis is on community tree planting projects including street plantings, windbreaks, park plantings, living snow fences, riparian rehabilitation, wildlife habitat, energy conservation, and...


 

Bureau of Land Management: Youth and Internship Opportunities to Work on New Mexico Public Lands

Deadline: Sep 14, 2015

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) New Mexico has funding available to work with qualified youth conservation corps for the purposes of introducing youth and young adults to careers in the BLM and assist in fulfilling its mission. BLM is interested in working with youth, young adults, and interns to complete land management projects that enhance...


 

Project Learning Tree: GreenWorks! Grant Program

Deadline: Sep 30, 2015

Project Learning Tree’s mission is to advance environmental literacy and promote stewardship through excellence in environmental education, professional development, and curriculum resources that use trees and forests as windows on the world. Project Learning Tree offers grants for service-learning projects that improve schools or restore natural habitats. Projects should clearly emphasize how students will learn...


 

Youth Conservation Corps Commission: Youth Conservation Corps Commission Projects

Deadline: Aug 4, 2015

The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) program employs young persons in public projects that conserve New Mexico’s natural resources and provide community benefits. YCC projects must be completed in six months or less, and must result in a specific identifiable product or service that otherwise would not be accomplished with existing funds; cannot duplicate the Offeror’s...


 

Captain Planet Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2015

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...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2015

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...


 

Patagonia: Environmental Program Grants

Deadline: Aug 31, 2015

Patagonia makes grants to organizations conducting environmental work that identify and work on the root causes of problems and that approach issues with a commitment to long-term change. Funding focuses on organizations that create a strong base of citizen support. Patagonia will support small, grassroots, activist organizations with provocative direct-action agendas, working on multi-pronged campaigns...


 

Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation

Deadline: Sep 13, 2015

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 Agriculture: Regional Conservation Partnership Program

Deadline: Jul 8, 2015

The Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) promotes coordination between the National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and its partners to deliver conservation assistance to producers and landowners. NRCS is the Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) conservation agency working with farmers, ranchers, and private forest landowners nationwide to identify and address natural resource objectives in balance with operational...


 

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

Deadline: Jul 27, 2015

Partners for Places is a matching grant program that creates opportunities for cities and counties in the United States and Canada to improve communities by building partnerships between local government sustainability offices and place-based foundations. National funders invest in local projects to promote a healthy environment, a strong economy, and well-being of all residents. Through...


 

Wells Fargo Foundation: Housing/Economic Development/Environment

Deadline: Aug 15, 2015

Wells Fargo makes contributions in areas that it believes are important to the future of our nation’s vitality and success. Its first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. Wells Fargo will support: Community Development in low- and moderate-income communities through programs that:...


 

BBVA Compass Foundation Grant Program

Deadline: Sep 30, 2015

The BBVA Compass Foundation is the charitable arm of Compass Bank. It provides grants in the following areas: Community Development (including Financial Literacy): Create and sustain affordable housing Delivery of alternative financial services and products to low- to moderate-income (LMI) communities through CDFIs Revitalize low- to moderate-income neighborhoods, facilitate job creation Delivery of financial education...


 

Frost Foundation

Deadline: Jun 1, 2015

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...