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




Notice of Intent to Award
Bureau of Reclamation
Nevada Department of Wildlife will operate, and maintain dedicated fish rearing facilities at Lake Mead Hatchery (LMH) and Overton Wildlife Management Area (OWMA) for production of razorback sucker...more
Posted On - 2017-12-13


Grassland and Habitate Enhancement at San Juan Islands National Historic Park (SAJH)
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 financial assistance for the following...more
Posted On - 2017-12-08


RESTORE Gulf of Mexico Conservation Enhancement Grants Program
National Park Service
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits proposals to enhance private/public partnerships that support land protection and conservation across the Gulf Coast. This program will be...more
Posted On - 2017-12-07


North American Wetlands Conservation Fund
Fish and Wildlife Service
The intent of the award is to conserve over 1,000 acres via conservation easement. Conservation easements are one of the most powerful, effective tools available for the permanent conservation of...more
Posted On - 2017-11-28


Chesapeake Bay Program Office Fiscal Year 2018 Request for Proposals for Support for both the Small Watershed and the Innovative and Nutrient Sediment Reduction Grant Programs
Fish and Wildlife Service
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Chesapeake Bay Program Office (CBPO) is announcing a request for proposals (RFP) for supporting both the:1. Small Watershed Grants (SWG)...more
Posted On - 2017-11-22


FY18 Trail Repair/Rehabilitation/Maintenance at Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve
National Park Service
Youth Conservation Program - The objective of this Agreement is to build the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire lifelong stewardship of our environment and communities by engaging...more
Posted On - 2017-11-20







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Rolled Into One: Locavesting, Social Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding

Rolled Into One: Locavesting, Social Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding
Award-winning journalist and Forbes contributor, Anne Field, explains the ways in strengthening communities at the same...



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