Environment Grant News

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

A Pioneering Mangrove Conservation Project in Madagascar

Madagascar communities launched the world's largest mangrove carbon conservation project, sequestering a huge amount of carbon and securing an ecosystem vital to fishery health. In partnership...more

Moving Beyond Theories of Change: A Framework for Strategic Implementation

A new Arabella Advisors report titled "Moving Beyond Theories of Change: A Framework for Strategic Implementation," builds upon the work of Senior Managing Director Gwen Walden and her 25 years of...more

Innovative Climate Change Action in Cities Worldwide

The CSR Journal addresses a state of climate emergency around the world. According to this article, climate change action in cities is critical because urban spaces are significant contributors to...more

How Climate Change, Millennials and Tainted Donors are Impacting Philanthropy

In a Johnson Center's 2020 11 Trends in Philanthropy report, it analyzes upcoming and developing issues in the nonprofit industry. According to the report, millennials will make up more than half...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




Demonstration Project, Integrating DNA Profiles, Genomics and Photo-Identification Data
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
The Environmental Studies Program (ESP) of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is offering a cooperative agreement to complete a demonstration project on Integrating DNA Profiles, Genomics...more
Posted On - 2020-03-02


USAID Biodiversity Conservation
USAID-VIETNAM
Issue Date: February 28, 2020 Deadline for Question Clarifications: March 9, 2020 Closing Date: April 15, 2020 (09:00 am, Hanoi Time) Subject: Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Number:...more
Posted On - 2020-02-28




Air Quality Management Community of Practice in East Africa
Bureau of Oceans - Int. Environmental - Scientific
Support the Regional Framework Agreements (RFA) on Air Pollution in Africa with a focus on East Africa. These RFA contained agreements on actionable targets to address air pollution in the following...more
Posted On - 2020-02-28


BOEM FY 2020 Environmental Studies Program
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
The Environmental Studies Program (ESP) of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is offering a cooperative agreement to complete studies on the movements of low trophic level feeding...more
Posted On - 2020-02-27





Building Air Quality Monitoring Capacity in Southeast Asia
Bureau of Oceans - Int. Environmental - Scientific
To strengthen local capacity to monitor air quality and expand awareness of air quality issues among decision makers and the general public in at least two Southeast Asian countries. The project will...more
Posted On - 2020-02-27


Sustainable Materials Management Grants
Environmental Protection Agency
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications that support the EPA Sustainable Materials Management Program. Applications may benefit States or communities throughout EPA...more
Posted On - 2020-02-27






Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Ten Years After Katrina, A New Startup Sector Takes Hold In New Orleans


Ten Years After Katrina, A New Startup Sector Takes Hold In New Orleans

“I think, by 2018, there’s an opportunity for New Orleans to be viewed around the country, around the world, as a hub of entrepreneurship for the South,” says Tim Williamson, the CEO and cofounder of incubator The Idea Village, referring to the year the city will celebrate its 300th anniversary.


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