Captain Planet Foundation: ecoSolution grantsDeadline: January 15, 2018
The Captain Planet Foundation (CPF) supports educators and their work to facilitate youth-led projects that result in positive impacts to the environment of a school or community.
Captain Planet Foundation grants are intended to:
- Empower youth by providing hands-on environmental stewardship opportunities
- Inspire youth and communities to become agents of change for their environment
- Serve as a catalyst for education that uses the environment as a context for applied and STEM learning
Captain Planet Foundation provides monetary support to fund the materials necessary to implement proposed projects that meet CPF criteria. ecoSolution Grants are CPF’s broadest category of monetary support for youth-led environmental projects. These grants support purchase of materials and other expenses required to implement the project.
Eligibility: Applicant organizations must be exempt from federal taxation under the IRS Section 501, or have a fiscal sponsor that meets this criterion; and maintain an annual operating budget of less than $3 million.
Amount: ecoSolution grants range from $500-$2,500.