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Grants to USA State and Tribal Governments to Minimize Structure Damage from Flooding

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA and Territories state and federally-recognized tribal governments for projects that eliminate or decrease the risk of damage to structures and buildings caused by repeat flooding. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support community ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 170529

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Initiatives and Technol...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world.

GrantWatch ID#: 181409

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Programs that Promote STEM Education

Deadline 01/28/20

Grants to USA institutions of higher education and nonprofit organizations in conjunction with IHEs for programs that promote STEM education. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support programs that enhance the academic achievements of migratory or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187606

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Indian Tribes, and Institutions for Environmental Conserv...

Deadline 01/23/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, state government agencies, local and municipal governments, Indian tribes, and educational institutions for projects that restore hardwood forests and wetlands in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve the wildlife, water quality, and water connectivity of the Lower Mississi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187449

Grants to California Public Entities for Climate Change Readiness Projects

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to California public entities for projects to prepare local communities for the effects of climate change. Funding is intended for projects to improve the local area's ability to respond to climate impacts such as water- and heat-related natural disasters. Preference will be given to projects that will lead to the i...

GrantWatch ID#: 187653

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Pine Ecosystems in Eligible States

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions for the restoration and management of longleaf pine ecosystems in eligible states. The purpose of this program is to enhance and expand management and restoration efforts across the longleaf pine’s historical range. Funding w...

GrantWatch ID#: 178352

Grants to California Agencies, Tribes, IHEs, Businesses, and Nonprofits for Projects to Addr...

Deadline 04/06/20 LOI Date: 02/07/20

Grants to California government and tribal agencies, IHEs, consultants, businesses, groups, and nonprofit organizations for projects to mitigate risks to human health and the environment. Applicants must submit a concept paper prior to submitting a full application. Projects must involve a team of stakeholders from a varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 139312

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Benefit Programs in Eligible Regi...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs that benefit the community in eligible regions. Program areas include youth and children, community development, animal welfare and environment, historic preservation, arts and culture, and health and human services.

GrantWatch ID#: 180122

Opportunity for USA Local Agencies to Participate in an Environmental Sustainability Program

Deadline 01/31/20

Opportunity for USA local agencies to participate in an environmental sustainability program. In-kind support includes training and technical assistance to impact climate change and to promote urban sustainability. Through the program, local agencies will receive guidance, training, and mentorship with the goal of receivin...

GrantWatch ID#: 187740

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 02/26/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for programs to protect the environment. Funding is intended to support projects that reduce the amount of emissions produced by diesel engines through solutions that include verified retrofit technologies. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 156026

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Implement STEM Education Programs

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, K-12 schools, and institutions of higher education partnering with learning centers for STEM education programs. Funding is intended to support the implementation of learning experiences taking place in both classroom and outdoor settings that enhance wate...

GrantWatch ID#: 187607

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance and Restore Wildlife Habitat in Eligible Ar...

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities to enhance or restore wetlands, forests, prairies, and habitats for game, fish, and wildlife in Minnesota. Funding is intended to support projects on public lands or waters or lands protected by a permanent conservation easement.

GrantWatch ID#: 184191
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 02/14/20 Conference Date: 01/21/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs that meet the most important needs of the communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs addressing health and human services, arts and culture, education, and environment. Programs should benefit the Sonoma County community.

GrantWatch ID#: 177522

Grants to California Organizations and Businesses in Eligible Counties to Replace Heavy-Duty...

Deadline 04/05/20 Conference Date: 01/22/20

Grants to California organizations and businesses in eligible regions to replace old, heavy-duty engines with cleaner and newer equipment. Funding priority will be given to projects directly benefiting disadvantaged communities, low-income areas, and zero-emission projects. Funding is intended for replacements related to i...

GrantWatch ID#: 185209

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Address Environmental and Health Challenges in Unders...

Deadline 02/07/20 Conference Date: 01/23/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and tribal organizations to address environmental and public health issues impacting underserved communities. The long-term goals of the program are to help strengthen communities with concerns related to environmental justice and to create self-sus...

GrantWatch ID#: 140174

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Organizations to ...

Deadline 01/25/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and other organizations to develop environmental curricula. Funding is intended for holistic environmental curricula development and implementation that incorporate basic ecological principles and problem-solving...

GrantWatch ID#: 174429

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Preserve Humanities Collections

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutions of higher education to preserve large humanities collections through effective conservation strategies. Applicants are advised that the required pre-application registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is intended to sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 151066

Grants to California Agencies, Schools, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Projects Using Tire-...

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants to California local government agencies, special districts, state agencies, schools, IHEs, nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and tribes for projects and installations that use tire-derived aggregate materials. Project categories include vibration mitigation, low impact development and stormwater management, li...

GrantWatch ID#: 169132

Prizes to USA High School Student Teams for Projects that Address Societal and Environmental...

Deadline 01/30/20

Prizes to USA high school student teams for product designs that offer solutions to societal and environmental problems. Participating teams of grade 9 to 12 students will design an innovative product to address issues in areas such as transportation, safety, healthcare, nutrition, security, recycling, sustainable transpor...

GrantWatch ID#: 185075

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $1,500 and loan guarantees starting at $5,000 to USA, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small rural businesses to improve energy efficiency by installing renewable energy systems or making energy efficiency enhancements. Funds may be used for the purchase, installation, and const...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Latin Americans

Deadline 03/18/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit residents in Latin American countries. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full application. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of education, democratic governance, and sustainable resource management.

GrantWatch ID#: 173581

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs Related to Arts, Education, Environment, H...

Deadline 03/15/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Primary support areas include ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to Northern California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Eligible Communities in t...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Northern California nonprofits that benefit communities impacted by the Port of Oakland. Funding is intended to support organizations that promote the Port and address the focus areas of education, workforce development, environment, healthy communities, and economic vitality. This grant progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 185816
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Protect Wildlife an...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for the protection and preservation of wildlife and habitat. Funding is intended for a range of projects, including education and research programs and activities with a focus on managing habitats. Special consideration will be given to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 187673

Grants and In-Kind Support to Northern California Nonprofits for Environmental Preservation ...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind support to Northern California nonprofit organizations for environmental preservation and protection programs and projects in eligible regions. Eligible regions include: the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, Bay Area, Central Valley, Central Coast, and North Coast. Areas of focus include, but...

GrantWatch ID#: 175430

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants of over $25,000 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs in Music, Environment, Health, and Education

Deadline 02/03/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of environment and health, music, and education. Funding is intended to support environmental education for youth, advance chamber and symphonic music, and promote the health and sustainability of communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 180885
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Registered Charities for Environmental Projects and...

Deadline 02/03/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International registered charities for environmental projects and programs in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects that use innovation and technology to address environmental challenges such as climate change. Eligible projects and programs must take place in communities where the R...

GrantWatch ID#: 187500

Grants to Multiple USA States, Tribes, Agencies, and Water Authorities to Increase Water Sup...

Deadline 02/05/20

Grants to USA state agencies, tribes, and water districts and authorities in multiple states for water conservation and resilience programs. Applicants must participate in a technical consultation session prior to applying. Funding is intended for contingency planning, water resiliency programs, and emergency drought respo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182579

Grants to California Agencies, Conservation Districts, and Tribes to Cleanup Illegal Disposa...

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants of up to $50,000 per site to California local governments, conservation districts, and tribes to clean up illegal disposal sites located on ranch and farm properties. Funding is intended for sites that are zoned for agricultural use, where illegal dumping has occurred, and where the waste is a nuisance, a public hea...

GrantWatch ID#: 160236

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Improve K-14 Science Education to Prepare Stu...

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, high schools, and institutions of higher education to improve K-14 science education in eligible disciplines to prepare students for the workforce. Funding is intended to support the preparation of teaching methods and learning materials to encourage increasing numbers of students to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180249

Grants to Oregon and California Nonprofits for Watershed Conservation Projects

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to Oregon and California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for collaborative and innovative watershed conservation projects. Funding is intended for projects supporting creative and replicable solutions to restoration and revitalization. Eligible watersheds in California include the Mattole River watershed...

GrantWatch ID#: 177167

Grants to USA Agencies and Universities in Eligible Regions for Capital Projects to Protect ...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and universities for capital projects that protect natural water bodies in eligible regions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take 30 days or more to complete. Funded projects support construction and land acquisition, and are intended to protect impor...

GrantWatch ID#: 182589
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Competition for USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects th...

Deadline 02/10/20

Competition for USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for projects that address environmental issues. Winning submissions will receive a $25,000 prize. Eligible projects either eliminate, reduce, or increase the uptake of greenhouse gas emissions in the oceans and the atmosphere.

GrantWatch ID#: 187547

Fellowships to USA College Students to Analyze an Eligible River System

Deadline 02/10/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA college students to analyze an eligible river systems. Students will gather information about the river and perform scientific studies based on the research conducted. Students must be sponsored by an advisor to be eligible. Programs must conduct research on the Hudson River.

GrantWatch ID#: 187804

Grants USA Graduate Students in Eligible States for Collaborative Agricultural Projects that ...

Deadline 02/11/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA graduate students in eligible states for agricultural projects that promote sustainability. Eligible states are Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Micronesia, Montana, Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184781
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Grants to California, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits in Eligible Watershed Regions to Pro...

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to California, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible watershed regions for projects that preserve and enhance oceanic ecosystems, improve water quality, and protect the environment. Funding is intended for all types of programs and subject areas that improve conditions in the Ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 171563

Grants to Southern California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Regions

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants to Southern California nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for communities in eligible regions. Eligible focus areas include social services, arts, civic affairs, education, health, and the environment. Applicants must provide services in the counties of Los Angeles, Imperial, Orange, Riverside, S...

GrantWatch ID#: 179529
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Gardening Programs for Children an...

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants of $500 and grants of $1,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, universities, and school districts for gardening programs for children and youth. Funding is intended to create and improve green spaces and gardens that serve 15 or more youth in communities across the country.

GrantWatch ID#: 184957
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Environmental Stewardship Activities

Deadline 02/15/20

Grants to California small nonprofit organizations for initiatives for environmental stewardship activities. Funding is intended to support a broad range of advocacy and conservation activities. Priority will be given to organizations proposing specific projects. The Fund supports conservationists advocating for the perman...

GrantWatch ID#: 175835

Grants to California Government Agencies for Projects to Improve Public Health and Safety

Deadline 02/17/20

Grants to California local and state governments and other public entities for projects that promote public health and safety and protect the environment. Funding is intended to provide agencies with financial assistance in carrying out projects to clean local sites from unwanted waste products.

GrantWatch ID#: 175628

Grants to California Local and State Agencies for Clean-Up Projects to Promote Public Health

Deadline 02/17/20

Grants to California local and state governments and other public entities for projects that protect the environment and promote the health and safety of citizens. Funding is intended to support agencies in their efforts to clean waste from properties throughout their jurisdiction. The purpose of the grant is to clean up s...

GrantWatch ID#: 175630
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Grants to USA and Israel Scientists for Collaborative Oceanic Sciences Research

Deadline 02/18/20

Grants to USA and Israel scientists employed by nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative research projects in the field of marine oceanography. USA applicants must discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. All proposals must be jointly submitted by a USA and Israel p...

GrantWatch ID#: 170459
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 02/19/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212

Opportunity for USA and Territories Graduate Students to Participate in a Fellowship Related...

Deadline 02/21/20

Fellowship opportunity for USA and territories graduate students to learn and work in government offices in the Washington, DC area. Applicants are advised that that the application process may take up to one month to complete. Focus areas include conservation, management, and policy-making related to natural water resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 177807
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Archaeological Exp...

Deadline 04/10/20 Conference Date: 02/25/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for archaeological explorations that shed light on current climatic and environmental issues. Funding is intended to gather and analyze archaeological information related to paleoenvironmental and paleoclimatological explorations that h...

GrantWatch ID#: 187197
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Pop...

Deadline 02/27/20

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 through 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: Sustaining Water Systems, Ensuring Economic Opportunities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177778