Environment Grant News

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

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

National Park Service Proposing Changes To Philanthropic Partnerships And Donations

Possible changes being made to the National Park Service guidelines dealing with there philanthropic partnerships and donations. After a few years on the drawing board the new proposal has been...more




Largest Foundation Support for Environment and Animals for 2012

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Rank
Foundation
Grants
Total Given
1
119
147,929,916
2
204
117,316,579
3
94
83,456,994

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Government Grants for the Environment




FY 2017 and FY 2018 Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Water Quality and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is soliciting applications from eligible applicants as described in Section III.A to provide training and technical assistance for small public water...more
Posted On - 2017-10-19


Tribal Support for E-Enterprise for the Environment

This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits proposals from eligible organizations that are broadly representative of federally recognized tribes and are familiar with tribal...more
Posted On - 2017-10-18


FY18 ENVIRONMENTAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND JOB TRAINING (EWDJT) GRANTS

This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits proposals from eligible entities, including nonprofit organizations, to deliver Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training...more
Posted On - 2017-10-17


Tribal Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program FY 2017

EPA’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality (OTAQ) is soliciting proposals nationwide for projects that achieve significant reductions in diesel emissions in terms of tons of pollution...more
Posted On - 2017-10-05


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 - 2017-10-02


USAID FISH RIGHT PROGRAM
Utilities Programs
Fish Right aims to enhance the sustainable use and resilience of critical coastal and marine resources that provide food, livelihoods and coastal protection to communities. Fish Right focuses on...more
Posted On - 2017-09-27







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‘Social Entrepreneurs Challenge’ to Award Groundbreaking Innovators And Crowdfunders

‘Social Entrepreneurs Challenge’ to Award Groundbreaking Innovators And Crowdfunders
The Skoll Foundation, in partnership with the Huffington Post, kicks off the Social Entrepreneurs Challenge, a fundraising event...



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