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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Government Grants for the Environment




Conservation Stewardship and Environmental Education
Fish and Wildlife Service
Funds under this award are to be used to provide access to students surrounding the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge through education and stewardship activities. The program will engage volunteers...more
Posted On - 2018-07-16


Assessment of Reef Fish Populations within Dry Tortugas National
National Park Service
Dry Tortugas National Park represents a unique coral reef ecosystem that is isolated and contains a variety of reef fish habitats. This study will determine which habitats are important for hogfish...more
Posted On - 2018-07-13


Mapping and Analysis of Illegally Harvested Timber and Forest Products in Global Trade
National Park Service
The Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs' (OES) Office of Conservation and Water (ECW) at the Department of State, announces the Notice of Funding Opportunity...more
Posted On - 2018-07-13


Notice of Intent to Award to Southern Nevada Water Authority
National Park Service
The Las Vegas Wash (LVW) carries more than 170 million gallons of water a day. Decades ago, the flows of the LVW created more than 2,000 acres of wetlands. By the 1990’s, only about 200 acres...more
Posted On - 2018-07-13


Gulf of Mexico Program Farmer to Farmer Cooperative Agreements - 2018
National Park Service
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits proposals to improve water quality, habitat and environmental education through the demonstration of improved crop or land management...more
Posted On - 2018-07-12


FY 2018 and FY 2019 Source Reduction Assistance Grant Program
National Park Service
EPA is announcing a grant competition to fund two-year Source Reduction Assistance (SRA) agreements that support source reduction approaches (also known as "pollution prevention" and...more
Posted On - 2018-07-12







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Works Progress Welcomes Philanthropic Punk and Proud Father

Works Progress Welcomes Philanthropic Punk and Proud Father
Comedy punk band Warning: Danger guitarist and Seattle native, Eric Bruckbauer, has joined the Works Progress community, a “coworking” or flexible...



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