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Matching Grants to San Luis Obispo, California Residents for Projects that Enhance the Neighb...

Deadline 02/12/18

Matching grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to San Luis Obispo, California residents and property owners to support grassroots projects that support neighborhoods. Applicants are required to discuss their project with the funding source before submitting an application. Residents of the neighborhood initiate, plan and impl...

GrantWatch ID#: 164088

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits Agencies, and Individuals for Conservation in Agricult...

Deadline 02/26/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, non-federal agencies, tribes, and individuals to promote the adoption and development of innovative technologies and approaches in conservation in conjunction with agriculture. Supported project have addressed a broad range of resource concerns, including irrigation ef...

GrantWatch ID#: 129980
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Community Groups to Plant Trees to Reduce Greenhouse Gas...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $75,000 to California nonprofits and community groups to plant and maintain trees and related vegetation. Qualified projects should broaden, develop, and contribute to urban forests in good condition. All projects must reduce greenhouse gasses and either be located in or provide benefit to, d...

GrantWatch ID#: 177524

Grants to Sacramento, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Groups to Protect Local Watersheds

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Sacramento, California nonprofits, schools, associations, clubs, and groups for community-based projects to enhance water quality in local rivers, watersheds, and creeks. Funding may be requested for educational activities and programs that prevent pollution from entering waterways. Community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166753

In-Kind Grants of Seeds to Southwestern USA and Northwestern Mexico Organizations for Commun...

Deadline 01/19/18

In-kind grants to organizations in multiple Southwestern USA States and northwestern Mexico for seeds to plant in gardens that benefit the community. Funding is intended for programs that aim to improve the nutritional, economic, environmental, or social health of underprivileged populations in the region, while also striv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180621

Award to a USA or UK Classroom Teacher for Excellence in Earth Science Instruction

Deadline 01/22/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA or UK classroom teacher to recognize outstanding Earth science instruction at the K-8 grade levels. Teachers will be evaluated on the basis of their enthusiasm for and dedication to Earth Science education, as well as their ability to craft and deliver Earth science instruction for their students. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160691

Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants of $200 to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots & Shoots mini-grant applications di...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

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

Deadline 02/16/18 Conference Date: 01/23/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and tribal organizations to address environmental and public health issues impacting underserved communities. Please note that registrations required to apply may take a month or more to complete. The Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-...

GrantWatch ID#: 140174

Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants to USA agricultural producers, producer groups, farm and ranch cooperatives, and other producer-based businesses for value-added activities to improve the marketing and processing of new products. Applicants are advised to begin the necessary registrations at least one month prior to the deadline. The Value Adde...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Host Student Fellows to Solve Challenges through GIS Technology

Deadline 01/28/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to host student fellows to work on challenging GIS-related projects that will further the organization's goals. Students will be placed with participating nonprofits to work on geospatial datasets. Projects may address topics such as public safety, public health and foo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182873

Internships to USA, Canada, and International College and Graduate Students for Conservation...

Deadline 01/30/18

Internships of up to $6,440 to USA, Canada, and International college and graduate students, and recent graduates, to travel to Alaska to work on conservation issues at an organization selected by the funding source. This program is specifically targeted toward students who plan a career path in conservation and are willi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177751

Grants to Gilroy, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Education, Culture, Health...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Gilroy, California nonprofits, schools, and city agencies for programs benefiting community residents. Areas of funding include civic, environmental, culture, education, health, recreation, technology, agriculture, and art. In reviewing grant applications, the Foundation gives consi...

GrantWatch ID#: 148876

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Nat...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. This program seeks to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersh...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to Oregon and California Nonprofits for Watershed Conservation Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Oregon and California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for collaborative and innovative watershed conservation projects. Funding is intended for a wide range of initiatives, from pre-restoration to post-project evaluation. Eligible watersheds in California include the Mattole River watershed; the mid-K...

GrantWatch ID#: 177167

Grants to California and Oregon Teachers for Wildlife and Environmental Education in Eligible...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $300 to Oregon educators in Klamath and Lake Counties and California educators in Modoc and Siskiyou Counties for wildlife and environmental education for children. Priority is given to K-6 public and private school teachers, however, other educational programs that provide outreach to children under the ag...

GrantWatch ID#: 177550

Grants to Multiple USA States Nonprofits and Agencies for Watershed Management Planning

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to multiple USA states and territories nonprofit, governmental and tribal watershed organizations for the restoration of watersheds. Registration to apply online may take 7 to 21 days to complete. Activities include the development of a watershed group, watershed restoration planning activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182578

Grants to California Organizations and Individuals to Utilize a Rural Space for Arts, Life Sk...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to California organizations and individuals for the opportunity to utilize a unique rural location for environmental, arts, cultural, life skills, and healing arts programs. This program is not a cash award; it is a labor for recreation trade program. Programs should facilitate growth, healing, learning, artistic...

GrantWatch ID#: 182620

Grants to California Government Agencies to Protect Shorelines from Erosion and Maintain Bea...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to California government agencies to protect and preserve shorelines, reduce economic losses due to beach erosion, and maintain recreational beach areas. Applicants must confirm eligibility with program staff prior to applying. The general objectives of this program can be achieved by: -Cosponsoring the construct...

GrantWatch ID#: 150441

Grants to California Agencies to Develop and Improve Boating Facilities

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to California government agencies for the development and improvement of boat launching facilities throughout the state. Applicants are advised to contact program staff prior to applying. The following types of projects may receive funding through this program: -Boat Launch Ramp -Parking Area Development/Expans...

GrantWatch ID#: 150497

Grants to Palo Alto Area, California Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Education, Environment, an...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to California nonprofit organizations serving the Palo Alto Area, East Palo Alto, and Menlo Park for programs in the areas of arts and culture, community development and social services, education, environment, health, mental health, disabilities, housing, nutrition, senior services, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 166978

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Protect Freshwater Ecos...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit companies, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes to protect watersheds and freshwater ecosystems. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. The primary goal of this program is the stewardship and protection of land in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 167680

Grants to California Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Schools for Projects that Use Ti...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to California nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, school districts, IHEs, and tribes for projects and installations that use materials derived from used tires. Project categories include lightweight fill for stabilization and repair, vibration mitigation, storm water management and low impact development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169132
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Collaborative Research to Improve Se...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists and other experts representing eligible countries for collaborative science and research projects to address security across a broad range of sectors. This program focuses on current security challenges, including cyber security, environmental concerns, terrorism, defense...

GrantWatch ID#: 178556

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

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants 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. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

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

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of environment, health, and music programming. Funding may also be requested for programs that provide educational opportunities in the areas of arts and environment. The Foundation's grantmaking areas include: Environment and Health Program Priorit...

GrantWatch ID#: 180885

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 02/01/18

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. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants averaging $7,000 to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to Los Angeles County, California Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, and Youth P...

Deadline 04/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to Los Angeles County, California nonprofits to support programs in the areas of health and medicine, education, the arts, development and mentoring of youth (under 21 years old), and environmental awareness activities. A letter of intent is due February 1. More details on the program areas are as follows: You...

GrantWatch ID#: 181897
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Grants to USA State Agencies and Universities in Multiple States for Capital Projects to Prot...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants starting at $20,000 to USA government agencies and universities in multiple states for construction and land acquisition projects that will improve the protection of key water and land areas. Applicants are advised that registrations required for the application may take up to 30 days to complete. Eligible appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 182589

Grants to California Nonprofits for Sustainability Projects that Affect the San Joaquin and ...

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Central San Joaquin Valley, California nonprofits for programs that promote sustainability and environmental conservation in and around the San Joaquin and Kings rivers. Applicants must complete an organizational profile by January 19, 2018. Programs must meet one or more of the following g...

GrantWatch ID#: 155653
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that support individual passions around people, animals, and the environment. The funding source is committed to strengthening communities and helping people in communities where the funding source has a business presence.

GrantWatch ID#: 164147
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In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Neighborhood Beautification and Community ...

Deadline 02/02/18

In-kind grants valued at $3,500 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support horticulture education and neighborhood beautification through community gardens. Winners will receive tools and gift cards in support of their project. Applications are invited from organizations demonstrating a commitment to the long-ter...

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

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

Deadline 02/06/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 160236
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Grants to California Government Agencies for the Remediation of Hazardous Solid Waste Sites

Deadline 02/06/18

Grants to California local governments for remediation projects addressing the cleanup of solid waste sites. Eligible sites are those where the responsible party cannot be identified or is otherwise unable or unwilling to pay for the timely remediation of a hazardous site to protect public safety, health, or the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 175628

Grants to Multiple USA States, Tribes, Agencies, and Water Authorities to Develop Drought Re...

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants to USA state agencies, tribes, water districts, and other water authorities in multiple states for the development of drought resilience strategies. Registration to apply online may take 7 to 21 days to complete. Funding may be used to develop a new drought response plan or to update an existing drought plan. El...

GrantWatch ID#: 182579

Grants to California and Nevada Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect and Preserve the Truckee R...

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants to California and Nevada nonprofit organizations, nonprofit educational institutions, and governmental agencies for programs and projects that have a major impact on the enhancement and protection of the water resources and water quality of the Truckee River or its watershed. The fund advisors may recommend up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174549
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 03/01/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by February 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposal...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. The funding source concentrates its community support the priority areas of conservation and the environment, early childhood education (birth to five years), empowe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648
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Grants to Northern California Nonprofits for Environmental Protection, Conservation, and Educ...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the protection and conservation of the environment. The mission of the Foundation is to assist, sustain, educate, and nurture local grassroots organizations that are striving to build an ethic of environmental stewardship i...

GrantWatch ID#: 174970
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Grassroots Advocacy and Protection of Wild Areas and Hab...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to California small nonprofit organizations for grassroots efforts to protect habitats and wildlands throughout the state. This program supports a broad range of advocacy and protection activities to address land and habitat issues. Priority will be given to project-specific requests. About the F...

GrantWatch ID#: 175835
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Programs for Conservation Initiatives to B...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International research initiatives for on-site conservation programs with a focus on the small wild cat species. The funding source welcomes applications for projects focusing on all small wild cat species in all regions, excluding the genera Panthera, Uncia, Neofelis, Acinonyx,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178833
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Post-Graduate Biology Students for Cat Conservation ...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International biology students pursuing an MSc., Ph.D., or equivalent degree for on-site conservation efforts focusing on wild species of cats, with a particular focus on threatened species. This funding program was created to help develop the next generation of wild cat biologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178834
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, and For-Profits to Promote a Responsibl...

Deadline 02/18/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations to promote circular business models in the apparel industry. The purpose of this grant program is to foster a redesign in the apparel industry that is both socially and environmentally conscious. Circular Apparel: Circular economy think...

GrantWatch ID#: 182789
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 02/19/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, School Districts, Agencies, and IHEs for Community Garden and Green...

Deadline 02/19/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofits, school districts, agencies, and institutions of higher education for community garden and green-space projects. Funding is intended to support community outreach initiatives that bring the benefits of gardens and green spaces to more neighborhoods, schools, and communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179169
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Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Universities for Innovative Programs that Integrate ...

Deadline 02/21/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and Territories nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that synthesize K-12 STEM education and environmental stewardship and sustainability. Applicants must register online in advance of the deadline. The purpose of funding is to increase the impact of existing inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 168077