Environment Grant News

Selected environment grants and philanthropy news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

Benefits of Housing Deconstruction over Demolition

Deconstruction of a house is when a house is dismantled instead of demolished. When a home is deconstructed, many parts of it can be reused or recycled instead of disposed of. This produces less...more

Innovation for Social Impact

The potential for technology to solve challenges in new ways, to enable faster scale, and to invite people around the world into the global economy is limitless. With technological innovation and...more

The Era of Philanthrocapitalism
Foundation: Gates Foundation

Due to the financial crisis of 2008, Wall Street and the financial sector are viewed as the bad guys by large parts of the country, especially those occupying the lower classes of life. To go into...more

The Critical Role Philanthropy Must Play in the Paris Climate Accords

In December 2015 188 nations convened in Paris and formally submitted proposals on their part to reduce global climate change or at least attempt to stop it at it's current level of change. However,...more




Largest Foundation Support for Environment and Animals for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
131
152,074,216
2
137
133,115,816
3
226
120,920,448
5
74
64,581,089

Find Top Fifty Foundation Givers

Source: Foundation Stats (Foundation Center) / CC BY-NC-SA 4.0


Government Grants for the Environment




Archaeology and Anthropology Research Associate at the Desert National Wildlife Complex
Fish and Wildlife Service
The recipient will work cooperatively with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to provide a Research Associate who will assist with the implementation of a cultural resource program at the...more
Posted On - 2018-10-17


2018 Targeted Airshed Grant Program
Fish and Wildlife Service
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications from eligible entities to compete for financial assistance through the Targeted Airshed Grant Program. This program will...more
Posted On - 2018-10-16


Chesapeake Bay Program Office Fiscal Year 2019 Request for Applications for Continuation and Administration of the Chesapeake Center for Collaborative Computing
Fish and Wildlife Service
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Chesapeake Bay Program Office (CBPO) is announcing a Request for Applications (RFA) from applicants to provide continued administration and...more
Posted On - 2018-10-15


Research Associates for Visitor Services at Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Fish and Wildlife Service
Provide Research Associates who will serve as Visitor Services Specialists at Ash Meadows National Wildlife...more
Posted On - 2018-10-15


San Francisco Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund, FY2018
Fish and Wildlife Service
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 9 (EPA) is soliciting proposals from eligible entities under this announcement to improve water quality and restore aquatic habitat (i.e. wetlands) in...more
Posted On - 2018-10-03


IMPLEMENTATION OF THE COMPLIANCE/PREVENTION UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM AND THE CLEANUP OF LEAKING UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM
Fish and Wildlife Service
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits proposals to promote the prevention, identification, corrective action, and management of releases from federally-regulated underground...more
Posted On - 2018-10-02







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This Social Innovation Helps Prevent Bed Sores in Wheelchair Users

This Social Innovation Helps Prevent Bed Sores in Wheelchair Users
Co-founders William Mann and David Mravyan devised the SensimatĀ duringĀ a mandatory project for their MBA at...



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