Environment Grant News

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

Benefits of Housing Deconstruction over Demolition

Deconstruction of a house is when a house is dismantled instead of demolished. When a home is deconstructed, many parts of it can be reused or recycled instead of disposed of. This produces less...more

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




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


Government Grants for the Environment




Landscape Conservation in Western Tanzania Activity

Please reference the RFA...more
Posted On - 2018-07-11


Long Term Monitoring of Selected Coral Reef Sites in Dry Tortugas
National Park Service
The primary project goal is to evaluate long term status and trends of common and rare coral reef types and benthic communities in Dry Tortugas National Park. The objectives are to collect benthic...more
Posted On - 2018-07-06


SERVIR Amazonia
National Park Service
SERVIR Amazonia has the following three objectives. 1. Establish a strong consortium to collaborate on geospatial information services (in four thematic areas) to promote sustainable development...more
Posted On - 2018-07-05


San Diego Zoo Wildlife Rangers
Fish and Wildlife Service
Funds under this award are to be used to bring San Diego Zoo Educators, Program Aides, Zoo Animal Ambassadors, and Dr. Zoolittleâ¿¿s Magic & Animals to YMCA facilities and...more
Posted On - 2018-07-03


San Diego Audubon Society Share our Shores
Fish and Wildlife Service
Funds under this award are to be used to continue and expand the San Diego Audubon Share our Shores - South Bay Program on San Diego Bay National Wildlife Refuge. Since 2016 this program has engaged...more
Posted On - 2018-07-02


High Resolution Land Cover Data
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 a task agreement under a previously...more
Posted On - 2018-06-26







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