Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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...


 

Lawrence Foundation

Deadline: Apr 30, 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...


 

Wells Fargo / National Wildlife Foundation: Environmental Solutions for Communities Grant Program 2015

Deadline: Dec 10, 2014

The Environmental Solutions for Communities grant program supports highly-visible projects that link economic development and community well-being to the stewardship and health of the environment. Collectively, investments under this initiative will promote a sustainable future for communities by: Supporting sustainable agricultural practices and private lands stewardship Conserving critical land and water resources and improving local...


 

National Environmental Education Foundation: Every Day Capacity Building Grants

Deadline: Oct 30, 2014

The National Environmental Education Foundation supports lifelong environmental learning by connecting people to knowledge they can use to improve the quality of their lives and the health of the planet. Through a partnership with Toyota Motor Sales USA, the Foundation will award capacity-building grants to “Friends Groups,” which are defined as nonprofit, community-based organizations with...


 

Hancock Family Foundation

Deadline: Jul 1, 2015

The Hancock Family Foundation was organized to provide leadership and encouragement to community-based charitable activities in New Mexico. Through its grants, the Foundation seeks to support agencies dedicated to women and children’s health and welfare; education, performing arts and cultural organizations; and wilderness preservation and animal protection. Amount: Grant awards range from $1,000 to $10,000....


 

Frost Foundation

Deadline: Dec 1, 2014

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...


 

Dr. Scholl Foundation

Deadline: Mar 1, 2015

The Dr. Scholl Foundation is dedicated to providing financial assistance to organizations committed to improving the world. The Foundation believes that solutions to the problems of today’s world lie in the values of innovation, practicality, hard work, and compassion. Applications for grants are considered in the following areas: 1) Education; 2) Social Service; 3) Healthcare;...


 

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

Deadline: Dec 15, 2014

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...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Oct 30, 2014

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...


 

Captain Planet Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2014

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...


 

PNM Reduce Your Use Grants

Deadline: Sep 19, 2014

Reduce Your Use Grants help nonprofit organizations put their energy-saving ideas into action with grants up to $5,000. Since its inception in 2008, this program has awarded more than $1.5 million to nonprofits around the state to help them decrease their energy use in order to free up funds for their mission-based programs. Reduce Your...