Center for Health, Environment and Justice (CHEJ)
07/17/20 Email or postmarked
Grants to USA community-based organizations for programs and activities that address issues related to environmental health and social justice. Funding is intended to support projects that help groups advance their objectives, increase capacity, strengthen leadership skills, or provide training and education. The grant program is designed to reach people from low-wealth communities, rural and urban groups, and communities of color who are impacted by environmental harms. The program offers three tiers of funding (see below).
Grant activities can include:
The closer the project is to the focus of the Center for Health, Environment & Justice’s (CHEJ) program, the better chance an applicant has to succeed in securing funding.
GrantWatch ID#: 190689
The three tiers of funding are as follows:
- Small organizations and all-volunteer groups with budgets under $50,000, fall under Tier 1. Grants are available in this tier range from $1,000 to $5,000.
- Organizations with budgets no greater than $250,000, fall under Tier 2. This tier of the program will provide support from $5,000 to $10,000.
- Larger organizations with budgets over $250,000, fall under Tier 3. This tier of the program will support projects with grants from $10,000 to $20,000.
Projects must be complete, and final reports submitted by April 16, 2021.
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