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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs in Multiple States to Enhance the Local Watershed

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants to New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to enhance habitats and improve water quality throughout the local watershed. Funding is intended for the rehabilitation and conservation of natural areas, corridors, and waterways t...

GrantWatch ID#: 179400

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs in Multiple States to Preserve and Protect Loca...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants to New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to enhance habitats and improve water quality throughout the local watershed. Funding is intended to help clean and restore polluted waters and improve habitat for target species, in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185506

Grants to Local USA Conservation Organizations to Preserve Fisheries

Deadline 07/01/20 LOI Date: 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA chapters and councils of the funding source organization for projects that address the needs of native and wild salmon, steelhead, and trout. Applicants must contact program staff and submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to support wildlife restoration and conservation of cold...

GrantWatch ID#: 145964

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions for Wildlif...

Deadline 06/24/20 LOI Date: 04/15/20

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions for projects that promote the conservation of wildlife habitats. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to the full application. Eligible uses of grant funds include perpetual conservation easements and lan...

GrantWatch ID#: 143705

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Habitat Restorat...

Deadline 04/28/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, local, state, and municipal governments, Indian tribes, and educational institutions for habitat restoration programs in eligible New England states. Funding is intended to restore and sustain areas that provide healthy habitats for diverse bird populations, as well as freshwater and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181379

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Archaeological Exp...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for archaeological explorations that shed light on current climatic and environmental issues. Funding is intended to gather and analyze archaeological information related to paleoenvironmental and paleoclimatological explorations that h...

GrantWatch ID#: 187197

Grants to Schuyler County, New York Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs that Addre...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to Schuyler County, New York nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for programs in the areas of the environment, civic affairs, health, youth, education, arts and culture, and human services. Funding is intended to address the community's critical needs and protect the physical environment of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 148830

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Documentaries About Social Issues, Pe...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers for projects that honor social change and progress around the world. Funding is intended to support documentary films already in production or post-production. Additional support will be provided in the form of advice and consulting to improve the film's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159409

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Programs

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for a range of programs. Funding is intended to support projects in the following areas: community development, education, arts, environment, youth development, health, mental health, hunger reduction, and technical assistance. The LICF makes g...

GrantWatch ID#: 179491
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In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Support Gardening Initiatives

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

In-Kind Grants of Resources to USA, Canada, and International Affiliated Individuals for En...

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants of cloud computing resources to USA, Canada, and International individuals affiliated with nonprofits, IHEs, government entities, or companies for projects that promote environmental sustainability. Funding is intended for projects that align with at least one of four areas of interest: agriculture, climate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186066

Grants to New York County Soil and Water Conservation Districts to Safeguard Natural Resourc...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York county soil and water conservation districts to safeguard natural resources and increase nutrient efficiency and crop yields. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to replace existing irrigation systems with high-efficiency systems. Priori...

GrantWatch ID#: 187990

Grants to New York County Soil and Water Conservation Districts to Implement Conservation Pra...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York county soil and water conservation districts to implement conservation practices on eligible farms. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to assist growers in producing products using the highest environmental standards in order to protect...

GrantWatch ID#: 187991
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs in Multiple States to Restore and Protect Water...

Deadline 06/02/20 Conference Date: 04/07/20

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions to protect and restore the health of natural resources in eligible areas. Eligible program areas include improvement of water quality, community resilience, data management, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142753

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental and Outdoor Recreation Projects

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative community impact projects that focus on the environment and outdoor recreation. Focus areas include empowering women outdoor professionals, developing the relationship between underserved populations and the outdoors, engaging communities in environmental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180610

Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, Tribes, and Corporations to Enable Clean-Up of Contamina...

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants to USA local and state government agencies, councils, nonprofit organizations, tribes, and corporations to assist in local clean-up efforts on contaminated sites. The program is intended to provide supplemental funding to current grantees in order to complete started projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 188531
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Agencies, and Charities to Address H...

Deadline 04/30/20 Conference Date: 04/09/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations, public entities, and charities for programs that address health equity and climate change in USA cities. Funding is intended to identify, adapt, and implement programs that have proved successful in other cities worldwide.

GrantWatch ID#: 188622

Grants to New York Nonprofits, School Districts, and Municipalities to Benefit Residents in ...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, school districts, and municipalities for programs that benefit residents in eligible regions. Applicants should contact program staff before submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects in arts and culture, education, civic affairs, health, the environment, and hum...

GrantWatch ID#: 174745

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Social...

Deadline 04/10/20

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and individuals and teams to recognize and support projects that have a significant social impact. The awards are intended to support creative approaches from diverse members of the global community, and projects that inspire others to take in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Organizations, Local Governments, and Associations to Re...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants and in-kind donations to USA local governments, downtown associations, parks and recreation areas, business improvement districts, and other organizations to reduce waste and debris from cigarette usage. In 2020, the Funding Source will focus on three primary types of intervention. Applicants will have the opportuni...

GrantWatch ID#: 185463

Grants to New York Conservation Districts to Reduce Pollution in Statewide Watersheds

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants to New York soil and water conservation districts to reduce and prevent watershed pollution. Funding is intended to support planning activities and projects to implement agricultural best management practice systems. The goal of the program is to mitigate or prevent the non-point source contribution from agricultura...

GrantWatch ID#: 179489

Grant to a Vermont, New York, or Quebec Nonprofit, Business, or Agency for an Environmental ...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grant to a Vermont, New York, or Quebec nonprofit organization, business, government agency, IHE, or citizen group for an environmental research project. The purpose of this program is to assess the efficacy of outreach and education efforts related to improving water quality.

GrantWatch ID#: 188283

Grants to USA Farmers Affiliated with Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and For-Profits for Sustai...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA individuals affiliated with nonprofit organizations, IHEs, agencies, and agriculture-based for-profit businesses in eligible states to work with farmers on sustainable agriculture projects. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of innovative solutions to sustainabi...

GrantWatch ID#: 175200

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Lawyers, and Law Firms for Justice-Related Lawsuits

Deadline 05/07/20 LOI Date: 04/14/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, lawyers, and law firms for a case involved in civil or human rights, economic justice, or environmental justice. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is usually intended for one particular case, but occasionally ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Watershed Resto...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Indian tribes, and educational institutions in eligible areas to restore habitats and water quality in the natural environment. Funding is intended to promote community efforts and for technical support. All projects must occur within the Chesapeake Bay watershed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185580
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Recruit Volunteer Labor for Comm...

Deadline 04/27/20 Conference Date: 04/14/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, including IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and community, faith-based, and labor organizations to recruit and engage volunteer services for community benefit programs. Nonprofit applicants must qualify in the online registration system prior to applying. Priority will be given ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149075

Grants to New York City Nonprofits for Programs Related to Arts, Environment, and Human Servi...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to New York City nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of human services, environment, and the arts. To request funding for educational programs, organizations may apply under one of the other funding categories based on prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 178064

Awards to USA and Canada Youth for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and the Enviro...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada youth, ages 8 to 18 years, to recognize outstanding contributions to their communities, the environment, and society. Awards are intended for recipients to continue their public service activity or can be applied to higher education costs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178282

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058
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Fellowship to a College Graduate in the USA for a Paid Conservation Position

Deadline 04/15/20

Fellowship to a college graduate in the USA to gain professional experience working towards conservation goals alongside leaders and colleagues in an eligible city. The Fellowship offers a paid position for the period of one-year with a competitive starting salary and full benefits package working alongside staff based in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185470

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Benefit Youth in Chemung an...

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts to benefit youth in Chemung and Southeastern Steuben Counties. Funding is intended for programs, projects, and activities in the areas of arts and culture, human services, health, education and youth, environment, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179911

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 05/11/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International students and professionals for designing an energy efficient library in a pre-selected location in California. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition is to promote net-zero energy building projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Animal Rescue Proj...

Deadline 05/22/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations to rescue animal species that cannot currently be saved in the wild. Applicants must submit a project outline prior to applying. Funding is intended for start-up projects, workshop attendance, and consultations, with a focus on ex situ a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181000
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and IHEs for Air...

Deadline 09/09/20 LOI Date: 04/21/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, for-profit organizations, and educational organizations for air quality research. Applicants must submit a preliminary application before applying in full. Funding is intended for research on novel and important aspects of the health eff...

GrantWatch ID#: 188026
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Storytellers for Projects Investigating the Environ...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International storytellers for projects investigating the environmental movement around the world. Funding is intended to illuminate and document underrepresented communities that have traditionally been given less consideration in the environmental movement. Projects that benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187938

Grants to USA Universities in Eligible States for Professional Development Activities in Coa...

Deadline 04/28/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA universities in multiple states and territories for professional development opportunities related to coastal science and conservation. Applicants must be current participants in the funding source's program. The purpose of funding is to support activities at workshops, conferences or profess...

GrantWatch ID#: 187379
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Human Services, Disaster Relief, and En...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of human services, disaster relief, and the environment. The Foundation accepts both program and operating grant requests. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Programs that Focus On the Earth Sciences

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions for programs, projects, and research that focus on the Earth Sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The funding source's overall mission is to aid and contribute to scientific achievement resulting in a clearer understanding of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172503
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Projects and Programs to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for creative and innovative projects and programs that respond to the dynamic needs of eligible communities. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the areas of arts and culture, community development, conservation and historic...

GrantWatch ID#: 180937

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and development of citizen science, and similar endeavors.

GrantWatch ID#: 129644
NEW

Grants to New York Agencies and Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Eligible Locations

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to New York public and private nonprofit agencies and organizations for programs to benefit residents in eligible locations. Funding is primarily intended to benefit low- to moderate-income residents. Funding is intended for programs including those in the areas of economic development, housing rehabilitation, infra...

GrantWatch ID#: 137926
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Youth for Environmental Advocacy

Deadline 05/01/20

Awards to USA and territories, Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean Islands youth to honor environmental protection efforts. The award program recognizes young activists that have demonstrated exceptional leadership in environmental initiatives. Grant winners will receive cash prizes, a professionally produced short film about th...

GrantWatch ID#: 155875

Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools in Eligible Regions for Environmental Protection a...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to USA K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that promote environmental protection, advance K-12 environmental education and improve open spaces. Funding is intended for short term, specific projects that promise measurable results to im...

GrantWatch ID#: 162920
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies addressing sustainability in solid waste management practices. Applicants proposing certain research topics must contact program staff prior to submitting a pre-proposal. Research topic areas include recycling, waste minimization, conversion to ener...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682
NEW

Prizes to USA PreK-12 Schools for Creative Repurposing of Milk and Juice Cartons in School G...

Deadline 05/01/20

Prizes to USA PreK-12 schools for imaginative use of repurposed juice and milk cartons in creating or enhancing a school garden. Some of the prizes will be awarded specifically in the categories of creative arts, health and nutrition, STEM, and environmental stewardship.

GrantWatch ID#: 178027
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Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of over $25,000 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Initiatives and Technol...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world.

GrantWatch ID#: 181409
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Grants to New York Individual Artists in Eligible Regions for Art Projects Addressing Enviro...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to New York individual artists in eligible regions for art projects addressing environmental issues. Funding is intended for creative proposals that have the potential to influence and engage viewers. Proposals may be developed from new ideas or re-envisioned past projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 187060