Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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...


 

New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department: Re-Leaf Tree Planting Grant Program

Deadline: Aug 26, 2015

The Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department (EMNRD), Forestry Division’s New Mexico Forest Re-Leaf Program invites applicants to submit a tree planting grant application for the 2015/2016 grant cycle. The program awards project funds on a reimbursement basis. Before any work begins on the project, EMNRD and successful applicants shall enter into grant award agreements....


 

U.S. Department of the Interior: Historic Preservation Fund Grants to Underrepresented Communities

Deadline: Jun 15, 2015

Historic Preservation Grant projects will increase the number of listings in the National Register of Historic Places associated with communities currently underrepresented, such as communities including African Americans, Latinos, Asian Americans and LGBT Americans. Grant-supported projects include surveys and inventories of historic properties associated with underrepresented communities, as well as the development of nominations to...


 

Patagonia: Environmental Program Grants

Deadline: Apr 30, 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...


 

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

Deadline: Mar 24, 2015

Each year, 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...


 

National Environmental Education Foundation: Every Day Capacity-Building Grants

Deadline: Apr 30, 2015

The National Environmental Education Foundation, with support from Toyota Motor Sales, seeks to strengthen nonprofit organizations whose missions are focused on serving public land sites and the improvement and responsible use of those sites. Grants help these organizations and unleash their potential to serve their public lands. Every Day Grants will strengthen the stewardship of...


 

New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Commission

Deadline: Jul 16, 2015

The Youth Conservation Corps Commission (YCC) requests proposals for 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; result in a specific identifiable product or service...


 

Albert I. Pierce Foundation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2015

The mission of the Albert I. Pierce Foundation is to memorialize its benefactor through grants which enrich the cultural life, education, and environment primarily of the citizens of New Mexico. The goal is to encourage and nurture skills, talents, and services necessary to ensure that communities continue to be desirable places to live and work....


 

William H. and Mattie Harris Foundation

Deadline: Mar 1, 2015

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 Conservation and field work: Animal field research, no-kill shelters, and natural resource protection Educational camps: Environmental,...


 

Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

Deadline: May 10, 2015

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...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: Operation AmeriCorps

Deadline: Jan 13, 2015

AmeriCorps grants are awarded to eligible organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in well-designed interventions to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service through an approved national service position. Members may receive a living allowance and other benefits while serving. Upon successful completion of their service, members receive a...


 

Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training

Deadline: Feb 3, 2015

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) seeks applicants to deliver environmental workforce development and job training programs that recruit, train, and place local, unemployed and under-employed residents with the skills needed to secure full-time employment in the environmental field, with a focus on solid and hazardous waste remediation, environmental health and safety, and wastewater-related training. The...


 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Environmental Education Model Grants Program

Deadline: Feb 2, 2015

The purpose of the Environmental Education (EE) Model Grants Program is to support model, replicable projects that increase public awareness and knowledge about environmental issues and provide the skills that participants in its funded projects need to make informed environmental decisions and take responsible actions toward the environment. EE is based on objective and scientifically-sound...


 

Corporation for National and Community Services (CNCS): AmeriCorps State and National Grants

Deadline: Jan 5, 2015

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. AmeriCorps grants are awarded to organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in interventions to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service through an approved...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Nov 1, 2015

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 Lawrence Foundation was...