Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

Navajo Transitional Energy Company: Community Benefit Fund

Deadline: Sep 30, 2016

Navajo Transitional Energy Company’s (NTEC’s) Community Benefit Fund seeks to create sustainable, long-term value for the communities in which NTEC operates (communities within the Navajo Nation and San Juan County in New Mexico) and to ensure lasting social, environmental, and economic benefit. The Community Benefit Fund is focused on the following categories: Education and youth...


 

Lexus Eco Challenge: Land and Water Challenge

Deadline: Oct 17, 2016

The Lexus Eco Challenge is a STEM contest for grades 6–12. In the Lexus Eco Challenge, student teams tackle environmental issues related to land, water, air, and climate, and create practical solutions while competing for prizes. The contest is broken into three main parts. The Land and Water Challenge is first, followed by an Air...


 

Sparkplug Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2016

The Sparkplug Foundation is a family foundation that 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....


 

Intel: Sandoval County Grants

Deadline: Sep 21, 2016

Intel and the Rio Rancho Community Foundation have announced a launch in grant funding in Sandoval County. Intel grants will support programs/projects in the following areas: Education (in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, or STEM) Diversity Empowering Girls and Women Environment Quality of Life Entries will be judged on the following criteria: The impact of...


 

Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

Deadline: Nov 10, 2016

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation awards grants to organizations for which a small amount of money can make a big difference. The Foundation primarily provides support for the following: Museums and cultural, performing, and visual arts programs Schools Hospitals Educational and skills training programs Programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped Environmental and wildlife...


 

Sustainable Forestry Initiative: Conservation and Community Partnerships Grants

Deadline: Oct 10, 2016

Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Inc. is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting sustainable forest management. It works with conservation groups, local communities, resource professionals, landowners, and other organizations and individuals who share its passion for responsible forest management. Grants from SFI contribute to understanding the critical linkage between forests and communities across the range...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2016

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...


 

Project Learning Tree: GreenWorks! Grant Program

Deadline: Sep 30, 2016

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 to engage students with their local community and complete service-learning, environmental-improvement projects. Students implement an action project they...


 

V. Kann Rasmussen Foundation

Deadline: Sep 14, 2016

The V. Kann Rasmussen Foundation’s (VKRF’s) work is based on the premise that human activities lie at the core of most environmental problems, and human creativity and collaboration are at the heart of solving the problems these activities create. The environmental mission of VKRF is to support the transition to a more environmentally resilient, stable,...


 

Jewish Helping Hands

Deadline: Sep 12, 2016

The work of Jewish Helping Hands (JHH) is rooted in the Jewish principle of tikkun olam, the concept that people are called upon to be God’s partners in repairing what is broken in our world. JHH launched its Tikkun Olam Grant program in 2012 to advance its goal of inspiring and supporting tzedakah, justice and...


 

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation: Pulling Together Initiative

Deadline: Aug 3, 2016

The Pulling Together Initiative will award grants that will develop cooperative weed management areas (CWMA), support significant advances of existing CWMAs, develop or strengthen prevention and early detection/rapid response efforts, enhance education, and assist awareness projects to reduce or eliminate invasive plant species. The program is a partnership among the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation...


 

PNM: Reduce Your Use Grants

Deadline: Aug 8, 2016

PNM Reduce Your Use Grants help nonprofit organizations put their energy-saving ideas into action. Grants are meant to help the environment, while providing nonprofits with more resources to support their missions through decreased spending on energy costs. PNM will fund energy-saving building upgrades, energy-efficient equipment and appliance upgrades, and projects that conserve valuable resources for...


 

Leadership Albuquerque: Project Awareness

Deadline: Aug 15, 2016

Project Awareness is an initiative of Leadership Albuquerque, an eight month program sponsored by the Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce for 40 mid- to senior- level executives from the private, public, and voluntary sectors of the Albuquerque community. Project Awareness was developed to increase public awareness of the services offered by non-profit organizations. In partnership...


 

Melinda Gray Ardia Environmental Foundation

Deadline: Aug 12, 2016

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...


 

The Impact Fund: Legal Services Grants

Deadline: Jul 16, 2016

The Impact Fund awards grants to legal services nonprofits, private attorneys, and/or small law firms who seek to advance justice in the areas of civil and human rights, environmental justice, and/or poverty law. Most of the Fund’s grants are for one particular case, but occasionally it funds a series of cases bound by a common...