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
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




15.678
Fish and Wildlife Service
CESU Cooperative Ecosystem Studies...more
Posted On - 2018-09-20


The Emergency Wetlands Resources Act of 1986 is the authorizing legislation for the FWS NWI program, CFDA 15.665
Fish and Wildlife Service
This work will validate the wetland categories used in the Service's 6th decadel Status and Trends of the nation's wetlands. It will use aerial imagery and some field trips to verify the...more
Posted On - 2018-09-20


National Brownfields Training Conferences Co-Sponsorship FY2019-2024
Fish and Wildlife Service
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits proposals from eligible entities for financial assistance to assist non-federal personnel (states, tribes, local governments,...more
Posted On - 2018-09-17


Conducting a vulnerability assessment at George Washington Birthplace National Monument and identifying options to increase resilience at multiple parks
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 - 2018-09-13


Research Associates for Visitor Services at Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge
Fish and Wildlife Service
Provide Research Associate(s) who will serve as Visitor Services Specialist at the Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge. The research associate program provides research and professional development...more
Posted On - 2018-09-13


Sutter National Wildlife Refuge Lift Station Construction Project
Bureau of Reclamation
The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) intends to issue a cooperative agreement to Ducks Unlimited Inc. under the authority of Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) 15.512, P.L. 102-575...more
Posted On - 2018-09-13







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The Tale of a Successful Social Enterprise: The Ben & Jerry’s Story

The Tale of a Successful Social Enterprise: The Ben & Jerry’s Story
Long Islanders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield are the founders of the popular Ben & Jerry’s...



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