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




San Francisco Bay Water Quality Improvement Fund, FY2018

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

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


Solid Waste Management Grant Program
Utilities Programs
Funds may be used to: Evaluate current landfill conditions to determine threats to water resources in rural areas; provide technical assistance and/or training to enhance operator skills in the...more
Posted On - 2018-10-01


Assessing Nor'easter vulnerability for three New England parks
National Park Service
This announcement is not a request for applications. This announcement is to provide public notice of the National Park Service’s intention to award a task agreement under a previously...more
Posted On - 2018-09-27


Platform for Green Growth in Peru
National Park Service
The United States Government, represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Peru, is seeking information, opinions, and recommendations on approaches for the possible...more
Posted On - 2018-09-26


BOEM FY 2018 Environmental Studies Program
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
The Environmental Studies Program (ESP) Pacific Region of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is offering a cooperative agreement opportunity to examine the existing northern California...more
Posted On - 2018-09-24







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Social Enterprises in Singapore Help Wedding Couples
Wedding couples are now turning to social enterprises for catering and other wedding needs. Singapore-based...



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