Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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

Deadline: Feb 3, 2017

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, and design solutions to real world challenges involving sustainability. The P3 competition highlights the use of scientific principles in creating innovative projects focused on sustainability. The P3 Award...


 

Patagonia: Environmental Grant Program

Deadline: Apr 30, 2017

Patagonia is an outdoor and clothing gear company that seeks to make environmental grants to organizations that identify and work on the root causes of problems and that approach issues with a commitment to long-term change. Patagonia gives priority to organizations that create a strong base of citizen support. It supports small, grassroots, activist organizations...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grants

Deadline: Feb 24, 2017

Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) programs recruit, train, and place local, unemployed and under-employed residents with the skills needed to secure full-time employment in the environmental field. Funded programs will train unemployed and under-employed residents of communities impacted by a variety of waste facilities, blighted properties, contaminated sites, and other environmental issues, for...


 

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

Deadline: Jan 30, 2017

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...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Water & Waste Disposal Technical Assistance & Training Grants

Deadline: Dec 31, 2016

The Water & Waste Disposal Technical Assistance & Training Grants program helps qualified, private non-profits provide technical assistance and training to: (a) identify and evaluate solutions to water and waste problems; (b) assist applicants in preparing applications for water and waste disposal loans/grants; and (c) assist associations in improving operation and maintenance of existing water...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Solid Waste Management Grants

Deadline: Dec 31, 2016

Solid Waste Management Grants reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources through funding for organizations that provide technical assistance or training to improve the planning and management of solid waste sites. Grants may be used to: Evaluate current landfill conditions to identify threats to water resources Provide technical assistance or training to enhance the operation...


 

Captain Planet Foundation

Deadline: Jan 31, 2017

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...


 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation: Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2017

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC), in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), USDA Forest Service (USFS), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), FedEx, Southern Company, and Alcoa Foundation are seeking applications for the 2017 Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration program. The Five Star and...


 

Clif Bar Family Foundation: Small Grant Program

Deadline: Feb 1, 2017

The mission of the Clif Bar Family Foundation is to support innovative small and mid-sized groups working to strengthen the food system and communities, enhance public health, and safeguard our environment and natural resources. The Foundation awards small grants for general organizational support as well as funding for specific projects that advance the Foundation’s priorities:...


 

National Forest Foundation: Matching Awards Program

Deadline: Jan 17, 2017

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 conservation and restoration projects that have an immediate, quantifiable impact on the National Forest System. These projects provide a lasting impact to the...


 

SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Conservation Fund

Deadline: Nov 30, 2016

The SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Conservation Fund’s mission is to work with on behalf of wildlife and habitats worldwide, encouraging sustainable solutions through support of species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation, and conservation education. Funding priorities for 2017 include: Animal rescue and rehabilitation, including programs that target wildlife trade and anti-poaching and species specific rescue...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Conservation Innovation Grants

Deadline: Jan 9, 2017

Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) are competitive grants that stimulate the development and adoption of innovative approaches and technologies for conservation on agricultural lands. CIG uses Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) funds to award competitive grants to non-Federal governmental or nongovernmental organizations, American Indian tribes, or individuals. Producers involved in CIG funded projects must be EQIP...


 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Justice Small Grants Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2017

The Environmental Justice Small Grants (EJSG) Program provides funding for projects that address local environmental and public health issues within an affected community. The EJSG Program is designed to help communities understand and address exposure to multiple environmental harms and risks. The EPA defines “environmental justice” as the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all...


 

Kalliopeia Foundation

Deadline: Jan 9, 2017

The Foundation supports projects in the following grantmaking areas whose work is rooted in interconnectedness, empathy, stewardship, service, and reverence for nature. Spiritual ecology: Support is directed towards organizations whose work supports a way of life that is in harmony with the earth as a living whole. It values projects that are joining ecological renewal...


 

U.S. Department of the Interior: Preservation Technology and Training Grants

Deadline: Nov 3, 2016

2017 Preservation Technology and Training Grants (PTT Grants) are intended to create better tools, better materials, and better approaches to conserving buildings, landscapes, sites, and collections. The PTT Grants are administered by the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT), the National Park Service’s innovation center for the preservation community. The competitive grants program...