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
119
147,929,916
2
204
117,316,579
3
94
83,456,994

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


Government Grants for the Environment




Assessing Sand and Mineral Resources on the Mid-Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS)
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) through the Marine Minerals Program (MMP) is offering a cooperative agreement opportunity to conduct research to serve the public interest in offshore...more
Posted On - 2018-08-14


Control Non-Native Invasive Plants at Morristown National Historic
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 single source justified cooperative...more
Posted On - 2018-08-13


FY18 Marine Minerals Program
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
Assessing Sand and Mineral Resources on the Northeast OCS: The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) through the Marine Minerals Program (MMP) is offering a cooperative agreement opportunity to...more
Posted On - 2018-08-10


15.658 Natural Resource Damage Assessment, Restoration and Implementation
Fish and Wildlife Service
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Serviceâ¿¿s Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration (NRDAR) Programâ¿¿s purpose is to restore natural resources and their services...more
Posted On - 2018-08-10


Assessing the Impacts of Different Contact Points on Predation-Related Mortality of Juvenile Chinook Salmon in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta
Bureau of Reclamation
The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) intends to issue a grant agreement to University of California, Santa Cruz under the authority of Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) 15.512, Central...more
Posted On - 2018-08-10


Test and Communicate Techniques to Restore Native Vegetation and Prevent Invasive Species in Acadia National Park
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 - 2018-08-10







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