Environment Grant News

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

Social innovation in Central and Eastern Europe: Playing Catch Up

Social innovation is now recognized as having the ability to enhance society's capacity to address social and economic challenges and transform them into opportunities. However, social innovation...more

How Architecture Positively Affects The Environment

Architecture can positively impact the environment. Upcoming architects are now spending time and energy looking at the relationship between new structures and the environment in which they’re...more

A Call for Intergenerational Innovation and Justice

Tristan Alston, who writes for The Berkshire Edge, expresses his concern about the environment through the eyes of a young biracial adult. He cites recent studies, writing how every year, 4.2...more

Innovation rush aims to help farmers, rich and poor, beat climate change
Foundation: Gates Foundation

Laurie Goering, who reports for the Thomson Reuters Foundation, shares certain innovations that can help farmers and combat climate change while at it. Goering reports that, in the near future,...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




Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Early detection Monitoring Project
Bureau of Reclamation - Pacific Northwest Region
The tribe will monitor ten waterbody sites [Rufus Woods 2-sites, Lake Roosevelt 7-sites, and Kettle River 1-site] with boat launch sites or bays with docks along the Reservation. All data will be...more
Posted On - 2019-08-16


Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Anaconda Inspection Station
Bureau of Reclamation - Pacific Northwest Region
The AnacMonda watercraft inspection station is located on Interstate 90, and in 2017 began inspecting westbound watercraft traffic as it enters the Columbia River Basin. The road is a corridor for...more
Posted On - 2019-08-16




Chesapeake Bay Program Office Fiscal Year 2019 Request for Applications for Chesapeake Bay Optimization Tool Development
Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Chesapeake Bay Program Office (CBPO) is announcing a Request for Applications (RFA) addressing the ongoing investigation, development,...more
Posted On - 2019-08-15


Clean Vessel Act
Fish and Wildlife Service
The Clean Vessel Act of 1992 was signed November 4, 1992 (106 Stat. 5039) and codified in 33 U.S.C. 1322. The Act amended the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act (Wallop-Breaux Act; 16 U.S.C....more
Posted On - 2019-08-14





Collaborative Implementation of Chesapeake Programs & Projects
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 - 2019-08-12


Upper Coosa Habitat Restoration
Fish and Wildlife Service
THIS IS A NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD TO A SINGLE SOURCE, AND THERE IS NO FULL ANNOUNCEMENT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS NOTICE. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) intends to award a cooperative...more
Posted On - 2019-08-12




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New Age of Philanthropy: #GivingTuesday


New Age of Philanthropy: #GivingTuesday

A part of a series produced by The Huffington Post in celebration of #GivingTuesday, which will take place this year on December 3, Kathy Calvin and Henry Timms vouch that we are living in a new era of philanthropy.




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