Upcoming Grants Related to Environment

 

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...


 

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...