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


Government Grants for the Environment




SERVIR Amazonia

The SERVIR Amazonia activity will support a regionally focused consortium to pursue the following objectives: Objective 1: Strengthen a regional system or hub for dissemination of, and...more
Posted On - 2017-07-13


Notice of Intent to Award to University of Arizona
Bureau of Reclamation
In order to incorporate the latest technical information on basin-scale climate projections, partners in the Lower Santa Cruz River (LSCR) Basin Study require technical assistance from subject matter...more
Posted On - 2017-07-13


Notice of Intent to Award to Yuma County Agriculture Water Coalition
Bureau of Reclamation
Water and salt management are vital to agricultural sustainability in Yuma, Arizona, which is located within the Lower Colorado River Basin. Irrigation water contains salts and because the shallow...more
Posted On - 2017-07-13


Sacramento River Monitoring and Restoration of Juvenile Habitat
Fish and Wildlife Service
A project to improve juvenile fish habitat on the mainstem of the Sacramento River in Shasta and Tehama Counties has been in development for a few years. The dynamic river system has been monitored...more
Posted On - 2017-07-12


BLM-(MT), Geospatial Riparian-Wetland Data Development
Bureau of Land Management
Background: The Montana Wetland Coordination Council (multiple Federal & State agencies) has identified riparian-wetland mapping and corresponding geospatial layers as a top priority throughout the...more
Posted On - 2017-07-10


BLM-(MT), Water Quality Assessment and Monitoring
Bureau of Land Management
Background: This project will support ongoing statewide water quality monitoring and stimulate additional monitoring in areas potentially affected by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) management....more
Posted On - 2017-07-07







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World Bank Awards $1.4 M Grants to 12 Social Enterprises in Northeastern States

World Bank Awards $1.4 M Grants to 12 Social Enterprises in Northeastern States
The World Bank’s Development Marketplace, a competitive grants program, has provided $1.4 million grants to...



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