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




MM-20-02-Sandbridge Highly Migratory Species: Fish Distribution on a Dredged Shoal
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
BOEM is charged with the environmentally responsible management of Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) resources (e.g., oil and gas, sand and gravel, renewable energy). Federal jurisdiction starts at 3...more
Posted On - 2020-07-28


Reducing Public Exposure to Indoor Pollutants
Environmental Protection Agency
EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation (OAR) announces competitive funding announcements for projects and programs relating to air quality, transportation, climate change, indoor air and other...more
Posted On - 2020-07-28




AK-19-02 FY 2020 Alaska Coastal Marine Institute
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
BOEM seeks studies from the University of Alaska that will provide public benefit in several ways. The studies will stimulate the application of science to problem solving and protection of natural...more
Posted On - 2020-07-28


Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Request for Applications
Environmental Protection Agency
This Request for Applications (RFA) solicits applications from eligible entities for a cooperative agreement to be awarded pursuant to the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan III. EPA is...more
Posted On - 2020-07-21





FY2021 SUPPORTING EQUITABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IN BROWNFIELDS COMMUNITIES
Environmental Protection Agency
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications from eligible entities, including nonprofit organizations, to provide technical assistance to communities on the integration...more
Posted On - 2020-07-21


GM-20-02-Data Gap: Characterizing the Seafloor in the Mesophotic Zone
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
The seafloor in the mesophotic zone (40–150 m) represents an area where BOEM lacks sufficient scientific information to confidently render management decisions that are not overly burdensome....more
Posted On - 2020-07-17






Social Entrepreneurship
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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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