Environment Grant News

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

Oil Industry Money Fuels Opponents of California's Auto Emissions Standards

In a story produced by MapLight and published in partnership with Fast Company, it tackles oil and gas companies where their money fuels opponents of California's auto emissions standards....more

Focusing on the Underserved, Serving the Bottom Line

In a blog post by the Center for Financial Inclusion, it sets a Q & A session featuring Monica Brand Engel, Quona Capital Co-founder and Partner. Engel shares her earlier experiences co-founding...more

The Struggle for the Land in America's Black Belt

In an NPR (Nonprofit Quarterly) essay based on a talk delivered to the 2018 fellowship class of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) at Penn Center in St. Helena Island, South...more

Augmented Reality and the Future of Cities
Foundation: Knight Foundation

Niantic Inc. shared the outcomes of the first ever symposium, "Augmenting Cities: A Playful Path to Community," hosted in partnership with the Knight Foundation to leverage the latest Augmented...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

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


Government Grants for the Environment




Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving (EJCPS) Cooperative Agreement Program
Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving (EJCPS) Cooperative Agreement Program provides funding to support community-based organizations in their efforts to collaborate and partner...more
Posted On - 2019-11-12


Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Request for Applications from Indian Tribes and Intertribal Consortia for Nonpoint Source Management Grants Under Clean Water Act Section 319
Environmental Protection Agency
The EPA is soliciting applications pursuant to Section 319 of the Clean Water Act (CWA) from eligible tribes and intertribal consortia to develop and/or implement watershed-based plans and implement...more
Posted On - 2019-11-05




APPROACHES TO REDUCE NUTRIENT LOADINGS FOR HARMFUL ALGAL BLOOMS MANAGEMENT
Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), as part of its Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program, aims to promote scientific progress towards preventing and controlling harmful algal blooms...more
Posted On - 2019-10-25


Environmental Education Local Grants Program for Region 9-- Solicitation Notice for 2020
Environmental Protection Agency
The purpose of the Environmental Education Local Grants Program in Region 9 is to support locally-focused environmental education projects that increase public awareness and knowledge about...more
Posted On - 2019-10-24





Lead-Based Paint Program
Environmental Protection Agency
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 9 (EPA) is soliciting applications under this Request for Applications (RFA) for projects from eligible entities that advance state, tribal, or local...more
Posted On - 2019-10-23


Environmental Education Local Grants Program for Region 4 -- Solicitation Notice for 2020
Environmental Protection Agency
The purpose of the Environmental Education Local Grants Program in Region 4 is to support locally-focused environmental education projects that increase public awareness and knowledge about...more
Posted On - 2019-10-23




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Plymouth Nurses Launch Social Enterprise to Care for Dementia Patients


Plymouth Nurses Launch Social Enterprise to Care for Dementia Patients

Laura Walker, a registered mental health nurse, and Kate Smith, a registered general nurse, put together a social enterprise called Memory Matters.




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