USDA Agricultural Conservation Easement Program Wetland Reserve Enhancement Partnership — The Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP) helps landowners, land trusts, and other entities protect, restore, and enhance wetlands, grasslands, and working farms and ranches through conservation easements. The deadline is November 30, 2020.
Interconnection Nonprofit Grants — Computer grants are awarded to organizations that deliver necessary and valuable services to underserved communities like technology training, health care, education, and job training, but need upgraded computers to better manage their organization and improve their capacity to deliver those valuable services.The deadlines are February 28, May 31, August 31, and November 30.
Naiku Innovative Educator Grants — Grants support K-12 classroom teachers in public or private schools seeking to facilitate differentiated and data-driven instruction within teacher teams and/or personalize learning with learner-centric assessment strategies. Applications were evaluated on a rolling basis through November 30, 2020.
NOAA Climate Program Office FY20201 — These discretionary funds will support six competitive research programs on climate science, assessments, decision support research, outreach, education, and capacity-building activities. The deadline is November 30, 2020.
Toshiba America Grants for Grades 6-12 — Teachers may apply for up to $5,000 for innovative STEM teaching ideas. The deadlines are March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1.
The Conservation Alliance Grants — Program seeks to protect threatened wild places throughout North America for their habitat and recreational values. An organization must be nominated by a member company. The deadline for summer cycle nominations was May 1, with proposals due June 1st. Winter cycle nominations are due November 1, 2020 with proposals due December 1st.
The Herb Society of America The Samull Classroom Herb Garden Grants — The herb garden grant is for elementary school classes grades 3 through 6 in the amount of $300. These grants ensure that teaching students about herbs continues for years to come. The deadline is December 1, 2020.
Temper of the Times Foundation Grants for Environmental Marketing Expenses — The foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations to help underwrite the costs of advertising designed to promote the conservation and restoration of native wildlife, plants, and ecosystems in the United States. Grant funds may be used to fund the production of print, radio, or television ads; to pay for advertising space or airtime; or to produce or distribute pamphlets, books, videos, or press packets. The deadline is December 15, 2020.
NOAA RESTORE Science Program 2021 — Twelve month projects should provide natural resource managers, researchers, and other stakeholders with funding to plan a research project that informs a specific management decision impacting natural resources in the Gulf of Mexico. Letters of intent are due September 29. 2020 and full proposals are due December 15, 2020.
Walmart Local Community Grants — Organizations may apply up to 25 times for grants range from a minimum of $250 to a maximum of $5,000. The deadline is December 31, 2020.
Home Depot Community Impact Grants Program — Grants, up to $5,000, are available to IRS-registered 501c designated organizations and tax-exempt public service agencies in the U.S. that are using the power of volunteers to improve the physical health of their community. Grants are given in the form of The Home Depot gift cards for the purchase of tools, materials, or services. The program is open through December 31, 2020.
new CITGO Caring for Our Coasts Gulf Region Grants Program — Restore America’s Estuaries is excited to partner with CITGO to provide grants to organizations and groups interested in hosting locally-based volunteer events along the Gulf of Mexico. These grants are intended to provide coastal groups with funding to host beach clean-ups, estuary restoration, or other educational events. The deadline is December 31, 2020.
Amazon Web Services — Grants for Research enable customers to move their research endeavors to the cloud and innovate quickly and at lower cost. Research grant applications may be submitted quarterly with deadlines of March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.
NOAA NCCOS Effects of Sea Level Rise Program FY21 FFO – The ESLR Program is soliciting proposals to evaluate and quantify the ability of natural and nature-based features (NNBF) to mitigate the effects of sea level rise (SLR) and inundation (storm surge, nuisance flooding, and/or wave actions). Letters of intent were are due October 16, 2020 and full applications are due January 7, 2021.
Captain Planet ecoSolution Grant — Support intends to provide solution-oriented, youth-led projects that result in real environmental outcomes. Cycle 1 opens September 15 and closes January 15, 2021. Cycle 2 opens March 15 and closes July 15, 2021.
Captain Planet ecoTech Grant — Support intends to engage children in inquiry-based, STEM-related projects that leverage technology, collect data, and organize cleanup-ups; and many other applications. Cycle 1 opens September 15 and closes January 15, 2021. Cycle 2 opens March 15th and closes July 15, 2021.
Captain Planet ecoSTEM Resource Kits — Kits are available on four issues: Earth, pollination, renewable energy, and water. Cycle 1 opens September 15th and closes January 15, 2021. Cycle 2 opens March 15th and closes July 15, 2021.
Captain Planet ecoSTEM Resource kits – The Captain Planet Foundation has developed four (4) ecoSTEM Resource Kits – which are perfect for educators just getting started with project-based learning. They are soil and zero waste, polliNATION, renewable energy, and watershed. Application acceptance begins September 15, 2020 and the deadline is January 15, 2021.
new EPA Office of Water Fiscal Year 2020 and Fiscal Year 2021 National Wetland Program Development Grants — Agency (EPA) is soliciting applications from eligible applicants for projects that develop or refine state, tribal, or local government wetland programs as a whole, or individual components of those programs. The deadline is January 12, 2021.
new National Endowment for the Humanities National Digital Newspaper Program — The purpose of this program is to create a national digital resource of historically significant newspapers published between 1690 and 1963 from all the states and U.S. territories. The deadline is January 14, 2021.
new EPA Office of Water Fiscal Year 2020 – Fiscal Year 2021 Tribal Wetland Program Development Grants — The primary focus of these grants is to develop/refine tribal wetland programs. The deadline is January 15, 2021.
DOI USGS 2021 National-Ground Water Monitoring Network — The USGS is offering a two-year cooperative agreement opportunity to state and local water resource agencies that collect groundwater data to participate in the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network. This funding opportunity is to support data providers for the National Ground-Water Monitoring Network. The deadline is January 21, 2021.
FEMA Fiscal Year 2020 Hazard Mitigation Assistance Grants — This notice covers FEMA’s application period for the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Notices of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs) for the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant program and the new Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) pre-disaster mitigation grant programs. FEMA’s two competitive mitigation grant programs provide states, local communities, tribes and territories (SLTTs) funding for eligible mitigation activities to strengthen our nation’s ability to build a culture of preparedness by reducing disaster losses and protecting life and property from future disaster damages. The deadline is January 29, 2021.
Captain Planet Project Learning Garden — Support intends to provide solution-oriented, youth-led projects that result in real environmental outcomes. Cycle 1 opens September 5th and closes January 31, 2021.
Institute of Museum and Library Services Museum Assessment Program (MAP) — It is designed to help museums assess their strengths and weaknesses, and plan for the future. The deadline is February 1, 2021.
new NEEF Restoration & Resilience COVID Recovery Fund — Thanks to major support from Toyota Motor North America, International Paper (IP), and the Hilton Effect Foundation, the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) is pleased to announce $128,000 in grant funding to support public lands that have been impacted by increased use during the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications are due December 1, 2020, February 1, April 1, and June 1, 2021.
American Honda Foundation — Grant making that supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. Application deadlines are four times a year: February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1.
Clif Bar Family Foundation Small Grants — Funding priorities include: Protect Earth’s beauty and bounty; Create a robust, healthy food system; Increase opportunities for outdoor activity; Reduce environmental health hazards; and Build stronger communities. Application deadlines are three time a year: February 1st, June 1st, and October 1st.
new NFWF Longleaf Landscape Stewardship Fund 2021 Request for Proposals — Proposals should expand and enhance longleaf pine ecosystem restoration and management across longleaf pine’s historical range, as well as the restoration and enhancement of bottomland hardwood forests within priority focal areas. The deadline is February 4, 2020.
BAA Pollution Prevention & Mitigation BAA — This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) seeks opportunities to co-create, co-design, co-invest, and collaborate in the research, development, piloting, and scaling of innovative interventions for effectively mitigating air, water, and soil pollution, including ocean plastic pollution, electronic and other forms of solid waste in low and middle-income countries (LMICs). The deadline is February 5, 2021.
NOAA NOS FY2021 Marine Debris Research — Funding supports eligible organizations to conduct research directly related to marine debris through field, laboratory, and modeling experiments.The deadline is February 8, 2021.
NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: Hispanic-Serving Institutions — The goals of the HSI program are to enhance the quality of undergraduate science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education and to increase the recruitment, retention, and graduation rates of students pursuing associates or baccalaureate degrees in STEM. The deadline is February 10, 2021.
Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund — Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded in support of plant, animal, and fungi species conservation efforts without discrimination on the basis of region or selected species. The deadlines are three times a year: February 28, June 30, and October 31.
NEA Foundation Learning & Leadership Grants — Awards to NEA members for individual or group STEM K-12 associated needs. The next application period is December 2 through February 28, 2021.
Dr. Scholl Foundation Annual Grant Cycle — Applications are considered for education, social service, healthcare, civic and cultural, and environmental categories. Applications are accepted between October 1st with the deadline March 1.
Gannett Foundation Media Grants — The Gannett Foundation invests in the future of the media industry by supporting journalism education and training programs with particular interest in program or projects that seek to encourage diversity in newsrooms and in coverage. The deadlines are March 1 and October 1 of each year.
NOAA Addressing the Impacts of Multiple Stressors on Shellfish Aquaculture through Research/Industry Partnerships — Applications to this competition should utilize new or existing research/industry partnerships to study how ocean and coastal acidification in combination with other stressors impacts shellfish aquaculture. The deadline is March 16, 2021.
Kleberg Foundation Grants — The Foundation’s primary funding interests include arts and humanities, with a focus on supporting the visual arts through funding of exhibitions of the highest caliber at established museums, with the intent to broaden audiences; and, wildlife, conservation, and animal sciences, with a particular interest in research focusing on maintaining the integrity of ecosystems, including native plant establishment, understanding important stopover habitats of Nearctic-Neotropical migratory birds, and investigations of endangered or sensitive species endemic to the south Texas region. Grant deadlines are Spring: February 1 – March 31 and Fall: August 1 – September 30.
The Lawrence Foundation Grants — This private family foundation is focused on making grants to support environmental, education, human services and other causes. The proposal deadlines are twice a year, April 30 and November 1.
Toshiba America Grades 6-12 $5K — STEM teachers can apply for over $5,000 to support innovative teaching techniques. Grant deadlines are May 1 and November 1.
The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation Grants — The Foundation will consider requests to support museums, cultural, and performing arts programs; schools, hospitals, educational and skills training programs, programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped; environmental and wildlife protection activities; and other community-based organizations and their programs. A letter of inquiry is required. The deadline is November 10th and May 10th of each year.
new Florida Humanities Council Community Project Grants — Grants provide support for planning and implementation of public humanities programs and resources that meet the needs and interests of local communities. The deadlines are January 13, April 14, July 21, and October 12, 2021.
new FWS Endangered Species Recovery Implementation — The principal objective of this Recovery Implementation funding opportunity is to support the implementation of priority recovery actions for federally endangered and threatened species. The deadline is September 30, 2021.