Gulf of Mexico Alliance Development of Data and a Decision Support Tool for the Northern Gulf Sediment Availability and Allocation Program (NGSAAP) — The GOMA Habitat Resources Team, with funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Gulf of Mexico Division, is available to develop a decision support tool to link coastal restoration projects with cost-efficient sediment sources. Download the application. The deadline to apply is December 6, 2019.
NFWF Sea Turtle 2020 Request for Proposals — Proposals will implement a multi-species business plan that guides conservation investments to measurably improve the current recovery trajectories of four sea turtle populations in the Western Hemisphere: leatherbacks and loggerheads in the Northwest Atlantic, and leatherbacks and hawksbills in the Eastern Pacific. The pre-proposal deadline is September 30, 2019. Full proposals are due November 11, 2019.
NFWF and NOAA Emergency Coastal Resilience Fund 2019 RFP — Awards will support projects that increase the resilience of coastal communities impacted by hurricanes Florence and Michael, Typhoon Yutu, and wildfires in 2018. The deadline is November 12, 2019.
NOAA Fisheries Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Program Notice of Funding Opportunity FY2020 – The goal of the program is to fund projects that address the needs of fishing communities, optimize economic benefits by building and maintaining sustainable fisheries, and increase other opportunities to keep working waterfronts viable. Preprosals are due July 30, 2019. Invited full-proposals are due November 12, 2019.
EPA FY2019 Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Water Quality and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water — This assistance provide training and technical assistance for small public water systems to help such systems achieve and maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), and to provide training and technical assistance for small publicly owned wastewater systems, communities served by onsite/decentralized wastewater systems, and private well owners to improve water quality under the Clean Water Act (CWA). The deadline is November 14, 2019.
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 May 15, July 15, September 16, and November 15, 2019.
Mississippi Recycling Coalition Grants — The Mississippi Recycling Coalition (MRC) is offering up to $10,000 in grants to schools to support new or expanding recycling programs. Both $500 and $1,000 grants are available to public and private K-12 schools in Mississippi. The deadline is November 15, 2019.
Institute for Museum and Library Sciences National Leadership Grants for Museums — The goal is to support projects that address critical needs of the museum field and that have the potential to advance practice in the profession so that museums can strengthen services for the American public.The deadline is November 15, 2019.
Wildlife Acoustics Scientific Product Grant — Wildlife Acoustics has established a grant program to support bioacoustics research efforts from chiropteran, avian, terrestrial, amphibious and marine wildlife, to everything else in between. The 2019 deadlines are May 15, August 15, and November 15, 2019.
Institute of Museum and Library Services Inspire! Grants for Small Museums — The special initiative is designed to inspire small museums to apply for funding to implement projects that address priorities identified in their strategic plans. Inspire! has three project categories: lifelong learning; community anchors and catalysts;and collections stewardship and public access. The deadline is November 15, 2019.
Institute of Museum and Library Services Museum Grants for African American History and Culture — Museum Grants for African American History and Culture support activities that build the capacity of African American museums and support the growth and development of museum professionals at African American museums. The deadline is November 15, 2019.
Institute of Museum and Library Services Museums Empowered: Professional Development Opportunities for Museum staff — A special initiative of the Museums for America grant program to support staff capacity building projects that use professional development to generate systemic change within a museum. The deadline is November 15, 2019.
EPA Gulf of Mexico Program Reduction and Prevention of Trash in the Five Coastal States (Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida) of the Gulf of Mexico Watershed — Applications should address the improvement of water quality, habitat, community resilience and environmental education through working with various partners. The deadline is November 22, 2019.
new NOAA Office of Education Fiscal Year 2020 Environmental Literacy Program (ELP) — The NOAA Office of Education has issued a competitive funding opportunity for projects designed to build environmental literacy of K-12 students and the public so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that resilience. Priority I, the pre-application deadline is November 25, 2019 with full applications due March 26, 2020.
USDA NRCS Notice of Funding Opportunity for NRCS’ Voluntary Public Access- Habitat Incentives Program competition for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2020 — This funding is to create or enhance State and Tribal Government programs that encourage owners and operators of privately held farm, ranch, and forest land to voluntarily make that land available for access by the public for hunting, fishing, and other wildlife-dependent recreation.The deadline is November 27, 2019.
NOAA Fisheries Southeast Region Gulf of Mexico Bay-Watershed Education and Training Program (B-WET) — B-WET funds locally relevant, authentic experiential learning for K-12 audiences through Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences (MWEEs) in Gulf of Mexico coastal communities. MWEEs involve learning both outdoors and in the classroom as students engage in issue definition, outdoor field experiences, synthesis and conclusions, and action projects. The deadline is November 29, 2019.
The Conservation Alliance Grants — Program seeks to protect threatened wild places throughout North America for their habitat and recreational values. The deadline for summer cycle nominations was May 1, 2019 with proposals due June 1st. Winter cycle nominations are due November 1, 2019 with proposals due December 1st.
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 December 1, 2019.
USDA US Forest Service Citizen Science Competitive Funding Program (CitSci Fund) — The CitSci Fund is an opportunity for Forest Service units and partners to apply for up to $30,000 for collaborative citizen science projects. The CitSci Fund is a collaborative approach to resource management – each project will have one Forest Service Project Lead and one Partner Project Lead, and demonstrate how volunteers are meaningfully involved. The deadline is December 3, 2019.
NPS African American Civil Rights (AACR) Preservation Grants — The AACR program will document, interpret, and preserve the sites related to the African American struggle to gain equal rights as citizens in the 20th Century. Search grants.gov for P20AS00001. The deadline is December 3, 2019.
USDA NRCS Regional Conservation Partnership Program — NRCS seeks to co-invest with partners to implement projects that demonstrate innovative solutions to conservation challenges and provide measurable improvements and outcomes tied to the resource concerns they seek to address. The deadline is December 3, 2019.
EPA FY20 Guidelines for Brownfield Assessment Grants — EPA’s Brownfields Program provides funds to empower states, communities, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to prevent, inventory, assess, clean up, and reuse brownfield sites. The deadline is December 3, 2019.
NOAA Marine Debris Program FY2020 Marine Debris Removal — Projects awarded through this grant competition will create long-term, quantifiable ecological benefits and habitat improvements for NOAA trust resources through on-the-ground marine debris removal activities. Letters of intent are due September 4, 2019 and full proposals are due December 4, 2019.
NPS Save America’s Treasures – Collections — These discretionary funds help preserve nationally significant historic properties and collections that convey our nation’s rich heritage to future generations of Americans. The deadline is December 10, 2018.
NPS Save America’s Treasures – Preservation – Grants provide preservation and/or conservation assistance to nationally significant historic properties and collections.The deadline is December 10, 2019.
new EPA Approaches to Reduce Nutrient Loadings for Harmful Algal Blooms Management — Applications should propose research to: (1) determine the effectiveness of existing nutrient treatment technologies; (2) evaluate the scale-up of emerging nutrient treatment technologies and develop new technologies; and (3) develop best management practices to help both rural and urban communities control nutrients in their watersheds. The deadline is December 10, 2019.
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, 2018.
NPS Historic Preservation Fund Grants to Underrepresented Communities — Grants support the survey, inventory, and designation of historic properties that are associated with communities currently underrepresented in the National Register of Historic Places and among National Historic Landmarks. Search grants.gov for P20AS00003. The deadline is December 17, 2019.
USDA SWMFY2020 Solid Waste Management Grant Program — This program has been established to assist communities through free technical assistance and/or training provided by the grant recipients. Qualified organizations will receive SWM grant funds to reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources in rural areas, and improve planning and management of solid waste sites in rural areas. Search grants.gov for SWMFY2020. The deadline is December 31, 2019.
USDA Dept. of Agriculture Utilities Programs TAT Grant Program — The Technical Assistance and Training (TAT) Grant Program has been established to assist communities with water or wastewater systems through free technical assistance and/or training provided by the grant recipients. Qualified private non-profit organizations will receive TAT grant funds to identify and evaluate solutions to water and waste disposal problems in rural areas, assist applicants in preparing applications for water and waste grants made at the State level offices, and improve operation and maintenance of existing water and waste disposal facilities in rural areas. The deadline is December 31, 2019.
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, 2019.
Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program — Through the annual program, grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to support local nonprofit organizations within the service area of individual Walmart stores in the areas of hunger relief and healthy eating, sustainability, women’s economic empowerment, and/or career opportunities. The deadline is December 31, 2019.
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.
new US Forest Service Community Forest and Open Space Conservation Program RFA — Applications are due to Tribes or State Foresters by January 6, 2020.
new EPA Environmental Education Grant — The purpose of the Environmental Education Local Grants Program is to support locally-focused environmental education projects that increase public awareness and knowledge about environmental and conservation issues and provide the skills that participants in its funded projects need to make informed decisions and take responsible actions toward the environment. The deadline is January 6, 2020.
new NOAA NMFS FY2020 Community-based Restoration Program Coastal and Marine Habitat Restoration Grants — Projects should support habitat restoration projects that use an ecosystem-based approach to foster species recovery and increase populations under NOAA’s jurisdiction.Preprosals are due January 8, 2020 and full proposals are due April 9, 2020.
NOAA National Competitive Harmful Algal Bloom Programs — Proposals should address the Prevention, Control and Mitigation of Harmful Algal Blooms (PCMHAB) and HAB Socioeconomics Research Programs. Search grants.gov for NOAA-NOS-NCCOS-2020-2006219. The deadline is January 8, 2019.
CNCS AmeriCorps State and National Grants FY2020 — The deadline is January 8, 2019.
MAXIMUS Foundation Grants — To non-profit organizations and charities serving disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. The biannual grants emphasize programs that promote personal growth and community development, including enrichment and education. The deadlines are January 31st and August 31st.
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.
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.
NEA Foundation Learning & Leadership Grants — Awards to NEA members for individual or group STEM K-12 associated needs. Application deadlines are February 1st, June 1st, and October 15, 2018.
DOI NPS Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Grant Program — This grant program is to document, preserve, and stabilize structures on HBCU campuses. The HBCU grant program exists to repair historic structures on campuses of Historically Black Colleges and Universities that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places either individually or as contributing to a National Register historic district. Search grants.gov for P20AS00007. The deadline is February 4, 2020.
USDA Community Forest and Open Space Conservation Program — The Community Forest Program (CFP) is to establish community benefits such as sustainable forest management, environmental benefits including clean air, water, and wildlife habitat as well as other things such as stewardship, recreation, and public access. The deadline is February 6, 2020.
National Forest Foundation Innovative Finance for National Forests Grant Program — The IFNF is a grant program for local communities and stakeholders looking for new ways of funding healthy forests, project developers who can help connect investment capital to forested landscapes, and Forest Service managers and collaborators with projects that are ripe for private investment capital. The deadline for pre-proposals is October 21, 2019 and full proposals are due February 18, 2020.
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.
new NOAA Environmental Literacy Grants: Supporting the education of K-12 students and the public for community resilience — The goal of this funding opportunity is to build environmental literacy of K-12 students and the public so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that resilience. The deadline is March 26, 2020.
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.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Program of Mathematics Study and Active Professionalism Grants — The awards are for preK-5 and grades 6-8 for up to a maximum of $24,000. The opportunity opens December 1, 2019 and closes May 1, 2020.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Grants — These grants provide funds toward teacher research, school in-service training, and the use of tools and technology. The awards are for preK-5 – 12. The opportunity opens December 1, 2019 and closes May 1, 2020.
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.
NOAA FY2018-FY2020 Broad Agency Announcement – The notice requests proposals for special projects and programs associated with NOAA’s strategic plan and mission goals. This broad agency announcement is a mechanism to encourage research, education and outreach, innovative projects, or sponsorships that are not addressed through NOAA competitive discretionary programs. The deadline is May 15, 2019 or September 30, 2020. Contact a NOAA representative for best methods to apply.
FWS Sport Fish Restoration Grant Program — The SFR provides funding to restore, conserve, manage, or enhance sport fish populations and the public use and benefits from these resources; to educate the public about aquatic resources; and to provide boating access to public waters. Search grants.gov for F20AS00005. The deadline is August 30, 2021.
Alcoa Foundation Grants — Sustainability is a major focus promoting 1) the prevention of and resilience to climate change and 2) the restoration and preservation of biodiversity. Grants are awarded on a rolling basis.
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation — Grant making in program areas that include basic research, STEM education, and the public understanding of STEM and economics. Letters of inquiry are accepted at any time.
ArtfullyReimagined Grant — Grant awards range between $100 and $500 to support artists creating works from recycled objects. There is no deadline and grants are issued as long as funds are available.
Ayrshire Foundation Grant — Save this for 2018 The Foundation has focused its funding in five areas: Opportunities for Youth; Science and the Environment; Healthcare; Services for the Elderly and Disabled; and Community Culture. Grants are considered for projects that can be leveraged to attract other funding and projects that are replicable.
Ben and Jerry’s Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program — Pre-application requests are accepted year round and will be collated bi-monthly for review and full proposal invitation.
Boat U.S. Foundation Grassroots Grants — Grants for $10,000 are for creative and innovative projects that promote safe and clean boating on your local waterway. Applications are accepted year round.
Brinker International Charitable Requests — The main areas of giving are health, social services, arts and education, and diversity.Charitable requests are accepted on an ongoing basis.
Captain Planet ecoSTEM Grant — These provide custom-curated and designed collections of lessons and materials facilitate ecoSTEM learning and using the environment as a context for applying knowledge. Kits include cutting-edge project techniques, 3-dimensional learning, citizen science, and the best materials and equipment identified for each project.
Center for Disaster Philanthropy – This fund will be dedicated to long-term Hurricane Harvey recovery.
Coca-Cola Foundation Community Requests — Applications are accepted year round.
DOI FWS 2019 National Fish Habitat Action Plan — For projects that include minimizing the establishment, spread, and impact of aquatic invasive species. Specifically, aquatic habitat conservation projects under this program must protect, restore, and enhance fish and aquatic habitats, as outlined in the National Fish Habitat Action Plan (Action Plan). Likewise, projects under this program directly or indirectly, support and promote public access to recreational fishing opportunities and the sustainable use of other natural resources. Search grants.gov for F19AS00090. No current deadline posted.
Enterprise Hurricane Recovery Fund Grants Program — For organizations delivering relief and recovery services. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until all funds are committed.
EPA Water Finance Clearinghouse — Funding opportunities listed are for more than water related projects.
Fish and Wildlife Service – 2016 National Fish Habitat Action Plan — This is a national investment strategy to leverage federal and privately raised funds to protect, restore, and enhance the nation’s fish and aquatic habitats through partnerships that foster fish habitat conservation. Search grants.gov for F16AS00029. Contact your regional Coastal Program Coordinator for additional information.
George & Miriam Martin Foundation Grants — The focus of the foundation is river and watershed conservation. There are no deadlines.
Hewlett Foundation — Makes grants in five core program areas: education, environment, global development and population, performing arts, and philanthropy. Letters of inquiry are required. Go to their website to determine eligibility and for information to apply.
Institute of Museum and Library Services — Grant program listings with varying due dates.
International Paper Foundation — The Foundation offers grants to nonprofits in communities where it has operating facilities. Funding is available for disaster relief, children’s education, and more.
LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics Charity Pot — Funding goes to small, grassroots groups that have limited resources and have a hard time finding funding. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
The Cynthia & George Mitchell Foundation — This is a mission-driven grantmaking foundation that seeks innovative, sustainable solutions for human and environmental problems. Letters of inquiry are required.
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation — Program areas include civil society, education, environmental and Flint area. Letters of intent are requred.
Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium — A limited amount of funding is available each year for Program Development (PD) projects. The purpose of PD funding is to support investigators in Alabama and Mississippi to conduct research, education and outreach projects in one of the MASGC four focus areas. Applications are available at any time and are pending available resources.
NAS RAPID, EAGER, or Supplemental Funding Request — As a result of the recent tropical storm season, opportunities are provided to address new science and engineering questions. These proposals can be submitted at any time.
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) All Grant Program Opportunities – This link show current and forecasted funding opportunities.
National Geographic Society Grant Opportunities — Multiple, highly competitive, opportunities are linked through this site with varying deadlines.
Natural Hazards Center Quick Response Grant Program — This program provides small grants to help eligible researchers travel to disaster-stricken areas and document disaster before memories fade and physical evidence is erased. Submit a complete proposal as soon as possible after a disaster occurs. Grant proposals are evaluated and awarded on an on-going basis.
Northrop Grumman Foundation Grants — The Foundation contributes to organizations defined as tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) by the Internal Revenue Service. Funded initiatives address education related programs that promote the advancement of science, technology, engineering and math on a national level. Read the site to learn how to apply as they do not accept unsolicited requests for funding.
NOAA RESTORE Act Science Program Calendar — This calendar outlines potential restoration funding opportunities. Recently, updated for 2019-2021.
The David & Lucile Packard Foundation — Grants fall under several categories including climate, ocean, land, science, children and communities, and conservation among others.
RGK Foundation Awards Grants — Awards grants in the broad areas of education, community, and health/medicine. Letters of Inquiry are accepted at any time but only allowed once in a 12-month period.
Rockefeller Family Fund — Grant making currently has an environment program focus on the challenges of climate change with an emphasis on public education. Letters of inquiry (LOI) may be submitted at any time.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation – Various RWJF grants and grant programs are issued throughout the year.
Shell Grants — Monetary grants are made to organizations serving in or near Shell has a presence. Focus areas include community, education, and the environment.
SparkFun – One-time collaborations to support makers in the field. Selections are made on a monthly basis that meets the needs of the applicants.
Spencer Foundation Small Research Grants — The program aims to support smaller scale research (under $50,000) across a variety of disciplines in an effort to fund field-initiated education research. There are four deadlines throughout the year.
Sony Giving – Sony focuses the majority of its charitable giving on arts, culture, technology and the environment, with a particular emphasis on education in each of those areas. Requests can be submitted throughout the year.
Surdna Foundation Grantmaking — Grant making to nonprofit organizations in the priority areas of Sustainable Environments, Strong Local Economies, and Thriving Cultures. Letters of inquiry (LOI) may be submitted at any time.
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative — Multiple grant opportunities are listed in this resource.
The Kresge Foundation — Trailblazers and Infiltrating New Sectors. Grants awarded on an ongoing basis for Arts & Culture. Infiltrating New Sectors, these grants seek to test new approaches to integrating arts and culture into multiple sectors, disciplines and systems concerned with community revitalization.
The Pollination Project Seed Grants to Social Change Leaders — Small grants are made available for working on important social change issues.
USDA National Institutes of Food and Agriculture – Funding opportunities page that lists current and closed opportunities through this department.
USACE and US Coastal Research Program 2019 Call for Proposals — The USCRP is providing approximately $5M in competitive awards for academic proposals addressing the topics described below. The intent is assisting academic institutions in funding coastal and nearshore processes graduate students to address critical research needs within the coastal community, advancing the state of knowledge, and building the future U.S. workforce. On January 31st, 12 Requests for Statements of Interest were posted with various deadlines.
USDA NRCS Agricultural Conservation Easement Program — The Wetlands Reserve Easements and Agricultural Land Easements programs are open. This is a voluntary program. Application should be made through your state’s NRCS service center. Contact your local USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service office for state specific deadlines.
Youth Service America – Various grants with various deadlines.
Waitt Foundation Rapid Ocean Conservation (ROC) Grants — This opportunity provide small grants with a quick turnaround time for solutions to emerging conservation issues. The funding cycle is open to new applications. Proposals are reviewed monthly on a rolling basis, although some application take additional time to evaluate.
Walmart National Giving Program — The underlying focus is on empowering low-income people to help them live better. The National Giving Program works strategically with organizations working across one or more states to address social issues strongly aligned with Walmart’s focus areas. LOIs are accepted as long as funding is available.
Waste Management Charitable Giving — Program provides charitable contributions for the environment, environmental education, and causes important to the areas they operate.
Wells Fargo Environmental Grant Program — Two environmental grant programs are offered. They focus on addressing local environmental priorities in communities and providing support that fosters innovation to help accelerate a “green” economy. One letter of inquiry per year per organization is accepted.
Westinghouse Charitable Giving Program — Strategic areas of giving include STEM education, environmental sustainability, and community safety and vitality. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
America Walks 2019 Community Change Grant — This program will award grantees $1,500.00 in community stipends for projects related to creating healthy, active, and engaged places to live, work, and play. The deadline was November 8, 2019.
NSF Advancing Informal STEM Learning — The program seeks to advance new approaches to evidence-based understanding of the design and development of STEM learning opportunities in informal environments. The deadline for full proposals was November 6, 2019.
NOAA Marine Debris Program Community-based Marine Debris Removal Grants — Projects should address locally driven, community-based marine debris removal projects. These projects benefit coastal habitat, waterways, and wildlife including migratory fish. Letters of Intent were due November 5, 2019.
FWS Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act Grants — Competitive grants program is to support projects that promote the conservation of neotropical migratory birds and their habitats in the United States, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean. The deadline was November 5, 2019.
National Council for Teachers of Mathematics Teacher Grants — Several grants are open that support classroom activities, equity in math, teacher professional development and more. Grants available for PreK-12 with specific grade bands on specific grants. The deadline was November 1, 2019.
Whole Kids Foundation Bee Grant Program — Provides $2,00 for support for an educational bee hive. The program deadline was October 15 for Part I and October 31 for Part II.
CPRA 2020 Conservation and Restoration Partnership Fund RFP — Projects will address coastal conservation and restoration needs. The deadline was October 18, 2019.
North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) U.S. Small Grants — The deadline was October 17, 2019.
Alabama Power Foundation Grants — Applications must address at least one of the APR five initiatives: Educational Advancement, Civic and Community Development, Arts and Cultural Enrichment, Health and Human Services and Environmental Stewardship.Quarterly deadlines through the year were February 8, 2019, April 12, 2019, July 26, 2019, and October 18, 2019.
Ben & Jerry’s Foundation Grassroots Organizing for Social Change — Proposals should focus on the types of activities and strategies an organization uses for creating social change rather than on the specific issues the organization is addressing. The Cycle A pre-app deadline opened on August 1st and the deadline was October 16, 2019.
Florida Department of Environmental Protection Resilience Planning Grants — The purpose of the Resilience Planning Grants (RPG) is to promote community resilience planning, vulnerability assessments, address adaptation plans, and comprehensive plan goals, objectives, policies, regional coordination, along with environmental justice.The deadline was October 7, 2019.
Toshiba America Foundation K-5 Math & Science Grants — Funding helps support an innovative project in the classroom. The deadline was October 1, 2019 (every year same date).
Herb Society of America Classroom Herb Garden Grants — Seed money of $200 will help educators establish an indoor or outdoor herb garden. The deadline was October 1, 2019.
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 September 30, 2019.
General Motors Giving Back — Requests for grant funding related to three areas: STEM education, road safety, and sustainable communities, were due September 30, 2019.
Project Learning Tree Greenworks Grants — Grants up to $1000 to schools and youth organizations for environmental service-learning projects that link classroom learning to the real world. The deadline was September 30, 2019.
NOAA Cooperative Research Program — This program funds projects seeking to increase and improve the working relationship between researchers from the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), state fishery agencies, universities, and fishermen. Projects should assist the NMFS to improve the confidence that both commercial and recreational fishermen have in the data and analyses performed in support of fisheries management. The deadline was September 20, 2019.
Florida NRDA Trustee Implementation Group Project Ideas Submission — The NRDA Florida TIG is accepting project ideas for the upcoming Restoration Plan 2. The deadline was September 20, 2019.
Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission Marine Aquaculture RFP — Proposals should address marine aquaculture projects. The deadline was September 19, 2019.
GCOOS Socioeconomic Impacts of Florida Red Tide — The National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) and the Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System Regional Association (GCOOS-RA) are pleased to announce a funding opportunity for projects assessing the socioeconomic impacts of the 2017-2018 Florida Red Tide and to improve assessments of future blooms. Letters of intent were due August 15, 2019 and full proposals were due September 13, 2019.
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Request for Proposals: Oversight and Monitoring Services for Restore Act Grant Projects — TCEQ is seeking a Contractor(s) to provide scientific and technical services to assist TCEQ with its duties related to monitoring and oversight of funded projects awarded to Texas under the Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities, and Revived Economics of the Gulf Coast States Act (RESTORE Act). The Contract may also be utilized at the discretion of TCEQ for other activities related to the RESTORE Act program. The deadline was September 12, 2019.
North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) Canada Standard Grants — The deadline was August 23, 2019.
USDA NRCS Feral Swine Eradication and Control Pilot Program — Pilot projects will consist broadly of three coordinated components: 1) feral swine removal by APHIS; 2) restoration efforts supported by NRCS; and 3) assistance to producers for feral swine control provided through partnership agreements with non-federal partners. The deadline was August 19, 2019.
National Endowment for the Arts Our Town — These grants support projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes. Submission window was August 13-20, 2019.
Mississippi Based RESTORE Act Center of Excellence(MBRACE) Request for Proposals – There are two tracks: (1) Competitive Research Program, and (2) Core Research Program. The deadline was August 15, 2019.
NEH Division of Public Programs Media Production Grants — The Media Projects program supports documentary film, television, radio, and podcast projects that engage public audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. All projects must be grounded in humanities scholarship in disciplines such as history, art history, film studies, literature, religious studies, philosophy, or anthropology. Opens June 14th. An optional draft is due July 3, 2019. The deadline was August 14, 2019.
NEH Division of Public Programs Media Projects Development Grants — The Media Projects program supports documentary film, television, radio, and podcast projects that engage public audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. All projects must be grounded in humanities scholarship in disciplines such as history, art history, film studies, literature, religious studies, philosophy, or anthropology. Opens June 14th. An optional draft is due July 3, 2019. The deadline was August 14, 2019.
NFWF ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation Request for Proposals — The purpose of this funding is to restore grassland, wetland, sage-steppe, and coastal habitats for birds; protect key habitats for birds; and provide technical assistance to improve bird habitat conservation practices on working lands, with an emphasis in focal geographies. The deadline was August 12, 2019.
AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science — This recognizes early-career scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence in their contribution to public engagement with science activities. The deadline was August 1, 2019.
NFWF Southeast Aquatics Fund 2019 Request for Proposals — This RFP aims to restore habitats and improve water quality in targeted river basins and watersheds of the Southeast.The deadline was August 1, 2019.
Alabama Power Foundation Good Roots Grants — Grants support projects that improve the quality of our environment in our communities, towns and cities by planting more trees.The deadline was July 31, 2019.
People for Bikes Grant Program — Program accepts grant applications from non-profit organizations with a focus on bicycling, active transportation, or community development, from city or county agencies or departments, and from state or federal agencies working locally. The Fall 2019 Grant Cycle letter of interest interest opened June 17, 201 and closed July 26, 2019 with full applications due October 18, 2019.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Multistate Conservation Grant Program — The primary goal of the Program is to provide grant funds to address regional or national level priority needs (called national conservation needs) of the State fish and wildlife agencies that are beyond the scope and capabilities of a single state. Invited full proposals were due July 26, 2019.
USDA NRCS Texas Conservation Assistance Funding Environmental Quality Incentives Program (RCPP) — The program is accepting applications for Hill Country Headwaters Conservation Initiative, Improving Working Lands for Monarch Butterflies, Lower Rio Grande Valley Water Improvement Initiative, Rice Stewardship Partnership, Texas Gulf Coast Stream and Wetland Initiative, and the Gulf Coast Water and Wildlife Conservation. The deadline was July 22, 2019.
NFWF Monarch Butterfly and Pollinators Conservation Fund 2019 RFP — The goal is to protect, conserve, and increase habitat for the monarch butterfly and other pollinators. The pre-proposal deadline was May 9, 2019 and full proposals were due July 18, 2019.
Captain Planet ecoSolution Grant — Support intends to provide solution-oriented, youth-led projects that result in real environmental outcomes. Cycle 1 opens July 16 and closes January 15, 2019. Cycle 2 opened January 16 and closed July 15, 2019.
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 opened July 16 and closed January 15, 2019. Cycle 2 opened January 16 and closed July 15, 2019.
The Ray C. Anderson Foundation NextGen 2019 Grant — The NextGen Committee is currently seeking proposals for new or existing programs that will help to reduce global warming, whether through direct carbon avoidance, climate communication, climate education, industry engagement, or otherwise. The opportunity was open April 10 through July 12, 2019.
National Endowment for the Arts First Art Works — These grants support artistically excellent projects that celebrate our creativity and cultural heritage, invite mutual respect for differing beliefs and values, and enrich humanity. The deadline was July 11, 2019.
National Geographic Society Reducing Ocean Plastic Pollution — This RFP is directed at reducing plastic pollution at the source, both by reducing per capita plastic consumption and reducing the flow of plastics into watersheds. The deadline was July 10, 2019.
IEEE Foundation Grants — 2019 program awards will focus on raising awareness and understanding of technology and its impact on society. Must be associated with The Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers to apply. The deadline is July 12, 2019.
NRDA Louisiana TIG Submit Your Ideas for Restoration in Louisiana — The Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group is planning restoration activities to address injuries caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. They would like your input regarding natural resource restoration opportunities in Terrebonne, Lafourche, Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard Parishes in Louisiana. The deadline was July 5, 2019.
North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) U.S. Standards Grants Cycle 2 — The deadline was July 3, 2019.
Spencer Foundation Research Grants on Education: Small — The program supports education research projects that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived, with budgets up to $50,000 for projects ranging from one to five years. They accept applications three times per year.The application deadline was July 1, 2019.
Mazda Foundation 2019 Giving Program — Awards may promote education and literacy, environmental conservation, and scientific research among other issues. Applications only accepted from market offices to include Sugarland, Texas and Jacksonville, Florida. The program accepts applications between May 1 and July 1, 2019.
TXGLO Coastal Erosion Planning Response Act (CEPRA) Coastal Resources Funding Application — Applications considered for funding include studies and projects intended to address habitat restoration, coastal erosion, mitigate the effect of coastal erosion, or maintain or enhance beach stability or width. The deadline was July 1, 2019.
NPS Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance Program — This program assists with community-led natural resource conservation and outdoor recreation initiatives. RTCA staff provide guidance to communities so they can conserve waterways, preserve open space, and develop trails and greenways. The deadline was June 30, 2019.
Woodard & Curran Foundation 3 Year Impact Grant — These address innovative projects for technology advancement and climate change. The letter of intent is due June 30, 2019.
DOI FWS National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program — The program was created to acquire, restore, and enhance wetlands in coastal areas through competitive matching grants to eligible State agencies.The deadline is June 28, 2019.
North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) Mexican Standard Grants — The deadline was June 24, 2019.
Spencer Foundation Large-Scale Education Projects — Grants of up to $1 million will be awarded to support intellectually ambitious large-scale education research projects. To create much-needed space for creative and ambitious research projects that promise to advance our understanding of educational practice and its improvement, the program encourages proposals from scholars across a variety of disciplines and fields. The application deadline was June 20, 2019.
NOAA OAR Highly Migratory Species Research Initiative — This research initiative is focused on HMS species in the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico, including the interactions between yellow-fin tuna and oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico. Letters of Intent were due May 15, 2019 and full proposals were due June 19, 2019.
USDA NRCS Mississippi Requests for Wetland Reserve Enhancement Program (WREP) — Technical and financial assistance is available to eligible conservation partners to voluntarily protect, restore, and enhance critical wetlands on agricultural lands. This is part of the agricultural easement program. The deadline was June 14, 2019.
Texas Sea Grant Request for Proposals 2020-2022 — The program is seeking proposals that are outcome-oriented in broad areas of natural, physical, social, behavioral and economic sciences, and engineering relative to Texas coastal and marine resources. The deadline for pre-proposals was February 4 and full proposals were due June 14, 2019.
Texas General Land Office Coastal Management Grant Program — Grants are intended to fund environmental concerns within the coastal zone and promote sustainable economic development. Mandatory Pre-proposals were due June 12, 2019.
NEH Division of Public Programs Digital Projects for the Public — The Digital Projects for the Public program supports projects that interpret and analyze humanities content in primarily digital platforms and formats, such as websites, mobile applications and tours, interactive touch screens and kiosks, games, and virtual environments. The projects must be designed to attract broad public audiences. The deadline was June 12, 2019.
Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium 2020-2022 Research RFP — One to two-year proposals are being accepted on coastal issues in Alabama and Mississippi that the priorities of the program. The deadline for pre-proposals was February 15, 2019. Full proposals were due June 10, 2019.
USDA NRCS Texas urban Conservation Project — The overall intent of this notice is to solicit partnerships to help enhance the implementation of key conservation objectives and priorities. Search grants.gov for USDA-NRCS-TX-UCP-19-01-GEN0010204. The deadline was June 7, 2019.
USDA NRCS Texas Rural Conservation — The Texas NRCS Rural Conservation Project is an effort to challenge States, political subdivisions, or agency thereof, a public or private agency, organizations, educational institutions and federally recognized Native American tribal governments to establish vegetable and fruit gardens, rainwater harvesting systems, pollinator habitat and high tunnels across Texas. Search grants.gov for USDA-NRCS-TX-RCP-19-02. The deadline was June 7, 2019.
NAS Gulf Research Program Understanding Gulf Ocean Systems (UGOS) Grants 2 Request for Application — The focus of this solicitation is to support innovative theories, technologies, or methodologies that build upon existing understanding of the dynamics driving the LCS and could help improve forecasting capabilities of the Loop Current and its associated eddies. The deadline was June 5, 2019.
Louisiana Sea Grant 2020-2021 Omnibus Research RFP — Program seeks relevant and integrated research as well as policy guidance for: fisheries management, climate change, resilient communities, ecosystem restoration in coastal Louisiana. Statements of interest were due February 26th and full proposals were due May 31, 2019.
Best Buy Community Grants — The goal is to provide teens from under resourced communities with access to innovative technologies and help them stay engaged and become increasingly fluent in technological fields while developing skills to help better prepare them for future education and career success. Proposals were due May 31, 2019.
USDA Smith-Lever Special Needs Competitive Grants — Within the states and territories, the Cooperative Extension System has repeatedly served as the trusted community organization that has helped to enable families, communities, and businesses to successfully prepare for, respond to and cope with disaster losses and critical incidents. Applications must be submitted with the approval of Extension Directors from Land-grant Institutions. The deadline was May 28, 2019.
ASM Materials Education Foundation K-12 Classroom Projects Awards— The foundation will award $500 for hands-on, curriculum-based K-12 projects that involve student observation, communications, mathematics, and sciences skill to enhance awareness of materials around us. The deadline was May 25, 2019.
NGOMSSC Northern Gulf of Mexico Resilience to Future Flooding Request for Project Ideas — This request is for coastal northern Gulf communities interested in increasing their resilience to sea-level rise and future flooding. Interested communities should submit a project idea that focuses on becoming more resilient to sea-level rise, future flooding, and related hazards. Information on these hazards in the northern Gulf and examples of what other Gulf communities have done are available on the ‘Resilience to Future Flooding’ page at www.ngomssc.org. The deadline was May 24, 2019.
NFWF National Coastal Resilience Fund 2019 Request for Proposals — The program seeks to to create, expand, and restore natural systems in areas that will both increase protection for communities from coastal storms, sea- and lake-level changes, inundation, and coastal erosion while also improving valuable habitats for fish and wildlife species. Pre-proposals were due May 20, 2019.
USDA NRCS Mississippi Longleaf Pine Initiative — This is the second signup opportunity for Mississippi private landowners to who want to create or restore longleaf pine stands on their land. The deadline was May 17, 2019.
NEH Division of Preservation and Access Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants — Eligible activities include the documentation of cultural heritage materials that are lost or imperiled; the preservation and conservation of humanities materials; and the sustaining of digital scholarly infrastructure. The deadline was May 15, 2019.
NEH Division of Preservation and Access Research and Development – This grant supports projects that address major challenges in preserving or providing access to humanities collections and resources.The deadline was May 15, 2019.
NEH Office of Challenge Grants Infrastructure and Capacity Building Grants — The mission of this Challenge Grants program is to strengthen the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building. The deadline was May 15, 2019.
NOAA Advanced Aquaculture Collaborative Programs — Funding will support collaborative program to build the capacity of Sea Grant and partners to advance the foundation of knowledge and activity of aquaculture. The deadline was May 15, 2019.
NFWF Coral Reef Conservation Fund 2019 Request for Proposals — Grants are to improve the health of coral reefs and coral reef ecosystems. Grants will be awarded to reduce land-based sources of pollution, advance coral reef fisheries management, support recovery and resiliency of coral reef systems and improve watershed management planning. Pre-proposals were due March 7, 2019. Full proposals were due May 9, 2019.
FY2019 Americorps Indian Tribes Grants — Projects may relate to disaster services, economic opportunity, STEM education, healthy futures, and veterans and military families. The deadline was May 2, 2019.
NOAA Social, Behavioral, and Economic Research Needs in Aquaculture — Funding will support research to address critical gaps in social, behavioral, and economic knowledge as it relates to U.S. aquaculture and the communities impacted and served by it. The deadline was May 1, 2019.
AL Legacy 2019 Legacy Grants — Funds for this program are allocated specifically to assist with helping to create environmentally responsible citizens through education. The deadline was April 30, 2019.
DoE Office of Science Early Career Research Program — The purpose of this program is to support the development of individual research programs of outstanding scientists early in their careers and to stimulate research careers in the areas supported by the SC. Search grants.gov for DE-FOA-0002019. The deadline was April 29, 2019.
Siemens Possibility Grant — Enter the Possibility Grant Sweepstakes for your chance to win STEM funding at your school! “Fab” your lab with the latest and greatest gadgets, or purchase top-tier technology and supplies for STEM students. The deadline was April 27, 2019.
Network for Landscape Conservation Catalyst Fund — The Fund specifically seeks to build critical capacity and forward momentum in landscape conservation partnerships by supporting the key building block activities and collaborative processes that move partnerships forward. There is a general fund application and separate indigenous community fund. The deadline was April 26, 2019.
NFWF Fishing for Energy RFP — Grants funds support derelict fishing gear removal effort and innovation in gear technology. The deadline was April 25, 2019.
DOI BOR WaterSMART Grants: Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects for Fiscal Year 2019 — The objective is to invite states, Indian tribes, irrigation districts, water districts, and other organizations with water or power delivery authority to leverage their money and resources by cost sharing with Reclamation on small-scale on-the-ground projects that seek to conserve, better manage, or otherwise make more efficient use of water supplies.The deadline was April 24, 2019.
NOAA Exploring New Aquaculture Opportunities — This competition will fund developmental projects that envision, explore and advance aquaculture opportunities where little exist. The deadline was April 24, 2019.
National Endowment for the Arts Challenge America — These grants support projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations. Submission window was April 16 – 23, 2019.
USDA Children, Youth, and Families at Risk (CYFAR) Sustainable Communities Projects — The CYFAR program mission is to marshal resources of the Land-Grant and Cooperative Extension Systems to develop and deliver educational programs that equip limited resource families and youth who are at-risk for not meeting basic human needs with the skills they need to lead positive, productive, contributing lives. The deadline was April 22, 2019.
Alabama Coastal Area Management Program Annual Request for Proposals — ACAMP is accepting applications for projects that protect, enhance, and improve the management of natural, cultural and historical coastal resources and that increase the sustainability, resiliency and preparedness of coastal communities. The deadline was April 19, 2019.
Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources RFP Improving Floodplain Management in Mobile and Baldwin Counties — ADCNR is seeking proposals from local units of government in Mobile and Baldwin Counties to address flooding resilience and enhance local floodplain management activities. The deadline was April 19, 2019.
NAS Gulf Research Program Advancing Safety Culture in the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry — They seek proposals for research and/or design of pilot projects to understand and improve offshore safety culture around four key issues: global database of incident and safety data; near-miss and incident reporting systems; measurement of safety culture; and human-systems integration. Letters of intent were due February 13, 2019. Full proposals were due April 17, 2019
USDA Secondary Education, Two-Year Postsecondary Education, and Agriculture in the K-12 Classroom (SPECA) Challenge Grants Program — Awards will promote agriscience and agribusiness. The deadline was April 16, 2019.
NOAA Coastal and Marine Habitat Restoration Grants — Community-based restoration program is available for coastal and marine habitat restoration. Dates were changed to address lapse in appropriations. Pre-proposals were due January 14, 2019 and full proposals were due April 16, 2019.
NOAA Fisheries Advanced Aquaculture Collaborative Programs — Sea Grant is seeking proposals for collaborative programs to build the capacity of Sea Grant and its partners to advance aquaculture in areas where a foundation of knowledge and activity currently exists but where significant barriers to sustainable domestic marine and Great Lakes aquaculture remain. The deadline was May 15, 2019.
Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission Marine Aquaculture Pilot Projects — Proposals should develop potential marine aquaculture projects in the United States (U.S.) Gulf of Mexico (Gulf) region and the U.S. Caribbean territories (Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands) that address one of the GSMFC goals. The deadline was April 15, 2019.
Ben & Jerry’s Foundation Social and Environmental Justice Projects — One-year grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to grassroots community-organizing groups in the United States working to advance social and environmental justice and sustainable and just-food systems. Grants can be used for both programming and operational costs. The deadline for the pre-application Cycle B was April 15, 2019.
Texas General Land Office Oil Spill Prevention and Response Program — The research and development grant awards approximately $1.25 million per fiscal year to State of Texas institutions of higher education to be dedicated towards research and development activities. Funding offers continued support for ongoing, long-term projects, as well as soliciting for new prospective projects designed to enhance forecasting models, wetlands restoration, data delivery, and other oil spill prevention and response related activities. The deadline was April 12, 2019.
Florida RESTORE Act Centers of Excellent Program Request for Proposals FLRACEP-2019-01 — Applications are encouraged across three topical areas: marine wildlife, Florida Panhandle estuary system assessment, and West Florida benthic mapping. Pre-proposals are due February 8, 2019 and full proposals were due April 8, 2019.
NSF Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science “NSF INCLUDES” — The opportunity is for Design and Development Launch Pilots only and NSF INCLUDES supports efforts to create networked relationships among organizations whose goals include developing talent from all sectors of society to build the STEM workforce. Preliminary proposals were due January 29, 2018. Full proposals were due April 2, 2019.
Institute of Museum and Library Services NAG Native American Library Services Basic Grant — The goal is to support existing library operations and maintain core library services. The deadline was April 1, 2019.
DOI BOR WaterSMART Drought Response Program: Drought Resiliency Projects for Fiscal Year 2019 — Projects should increase the reliability of water supplies; improve water management; and provide benefits for fish, wildlife, and the environment to mitigate impacts caused by drought. The deadine was March 27, 2019.
NOAA OAR FY2019 Office of Weather and Air Quality Research Programs — There are eight competitions in this notification of funding opportunity reflect multiple science objectives spanning time scales from the very short-term (hours) to seasonal and from weather and water observations and modeling to social and behavioral science. It is focused on improving NOAA’s understanding and ultimately its weather and water forecasting services through engagement with the external scientific community on key science gaps of mutual interest through funded grant opportunities. The deadline was March 20, 2019.
Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission Gulf of Mexico Aquaculture Consortia FY2019 Funding Opportunity — The GSMFC is seeking proposals to form regionally focused research consortia that will address critical research needs surrounding oyster aquaculture. The pre-proposal deadline was March 15, 2019.
Breitmayer Foundation Grant — This funds a broad range of K-12 education programs, with particular interest in curricular and school reform initiatives and professional development opportunities for teachers. A special focus is on encouraging people of high ability and diverse background to enter and remain in K-12 teaching. Letters of inquiry were accepted between February 1 and March 15, 2019.
DOI NPS Historic Revitalization Subgrant Program — The goal of this program is to support the rehabilitation of historic properties listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places. The deadline was March 1, 2019.
National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) Health and the Natural Environment Grant — With funding support from US Forest Service (USFS), NEEF is offering $32,200 through $4,000 mini-grants for health promotion activities that will also help restore and protect America’s forests. The deadline was March 1, 2019.
Sarasota Bay Estuary Program Bay Partners Grants Program — The program promotes community involvement in Sarasota Bay restoration by providing mini-grant funding for wildlife habitat restoration and community education projects focused on Sarasota Bay. The deadline was March 1, 2019.
Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) 2023 Coastal Master Plan Project Ideas — CPRA is accepting project ideas that Louisiana citizens, governmental bodies and concerned organizations would like to see evaluated and considered for possible inclusion in the next Comprehensive Master Plan for a Sustainable Coast that will be submitted to the Louisiana Legislature in 2023. The deadline was March 1, 2019.
WaterSMART Water and Energy Efficiency Grants –Through WaterSMART Water and Energy Efficiency Grants (formerly Challenge Grants) Reclamation provides 50/50 cost share funding to irrigation and water districts, tribes, states and other entities with water or power delivery authority. Projects conserve and use water more efficiently; increase the production of hydropower; mitigate conflict risk in areas at a high risk of future water conflict; and accomplish other benefits that contribute to water supply reliability in the western United States. The deadline was March 2019.
Dollar General Youth Literacy Grants — Provide funding to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations. The deadline was February 28, 2019.
Louisiana Environmental Education Commission 2019-2020 Grants Program: Educator Grants — Submissions should be based on sound scientific principles, have an environmental focus, and be designed to directly impact Louisiana students – Those eligible: Accredited K-12 Louisiana schools. The deadline was February 22, 2019.
Louisiana Environmental Education Commission 2019-2020 Grants Program: Green School Grants — Supports projects designed to reduce a school’s environmental impact, reduce health disparities that can aggravate achievement gaps, and engage students in hands-on learning. Proposals to be considered are those that align with pillars found in the U.S. Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Program. The deadline was February 22, 2019.
Louisiana Environmental Education Commission 2019-2020 Grants Program: Professional Development Grants — Based on sound scientific principles, have an environmental focus, and be designed to directly impact preservice and/or in-service educators in Louisiana – Those eligible: Louisiana education, state, or environmental agencies, colleges, universities, or 501(C)(3) nonprofit organizations. The deadline was February 22, 2019.
Louisiana Environmental Education Commission 2019-2020 Grants Program: University Research Grants — Students attending Louisiana colleges or universities and who are working toward a Masters, Ph.D., or conducting Ph.D. research are eligible to apply on behalf of their school. The deadline was February 22, 2019.
NAWCA US Standard Grants — Projects must involve only long-term protection, restoration, enhancement and/or establishment of wetland and associated upland habitats to benefit migratory birds. The deadline was February 22, 2019.
Keep America Beautiful Cigarette Litter Prevention Program Grants — Grants are intended to reduce the amount of cigarette litter through local prevention programs and educating adult smokers on the proper disposal of their cigarette butts. The deadline was February 21, 2019.
Dollar General Adult and Family Literacy Grants — Provide funding to schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations. The deadline was February 21, 2019.
EPA Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Program 2019 Request for Proposals — The EJCPS Cooperative Agreement Program provides funding to support community-based organizations in their efforts to collaborate and partner with local stakeholder groups (e.g., local businesses and industry, local government, medical providers, and academia) as they develop and implement solutions that address environmental and/or public health issues for underserved communities. The deadline was February 15, 2019.
Florida Sea Grant College Program Biennial Call for Letters of Intent — The solicitation is for two-year coastal and ocean applied research. The deadline for letters of intent was February 14, 2019.
NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program — Program provides funds for support of coral reef management, monitoring, and conservation projects. The deadline for final applications was February 14, 2019.
NFWF Longleaf Stewardship Fund 2019 Request for Proposals — Program relates to expansion and enhancement of longleaf pine ecosystem restoration and management across the species’ historical range. The deadline for full proposals was Thursday, February 7, 2018.
NOAA NOS National Competitive Harmful Algal Blooms Programs — This opportunity is for proposals for the Monitoring and Event Response for Harmful Algal Blooms (MERHAB) and The Ecology and Oceanography of Harmful Algal Blooms. Search grants.gov for NOAA-NOS-NCCOS-2019-2005810. The deadline was February 4, 2019.
Healthy Watersheds Consortium (HWC) Grant Program — The goal is to accelerate strategic protection of healthy, freshwater ecosystems and their watersheds. The deadline was February 4, 2019.
DHS FEMA FY18 Flood Mitigation Assistance — Funds are to reduce or eliminate the risk of repetitive flood damage to buildings and structures insured under the National Flood Insurance Program. Applications from Local, State, and Tribal Governments must be submitted through the FEMA grants portal https://portal.fema.gov. Search grants.gov for DHS-18-mT-029-000-99. The deadline was January 31, 2019.
DHS FEMA FY18 Pre-Disaster Mitigation — The Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) program makes available Federal funds to State, Local and Tribal Governments to implement and sustain cost-effective measures designed to reduce the risk to individuals and property from natural hazards, while also reducing reliance on Federal funding from future disasters. Search grants.gov for DHS-18-MT-047-000-99. The deadline was January 31, 2019.
NFWF Five Star Urban Waters Restoration Grant Program 2019 Request for Proposals — This program seeks to develop community capacity to sustain local natural resources for future generations by providing modest financial assistance to diverse local partnerships focused on improving water quality, watersheds and the species and habitats they support. The full proposal deadline was January 31, 2019.
Readiness and Environmental Protection Integration (REPI) Program 2019 REPI Challenge Program — the challenge seeks to leverage public and private funds that enhance installations and ranges that host key capabilities identified in the National Defense Strategy. The 2019 REPI Challenge is open to all eligible partners at DoD installations. The deadline for pre-proposals was January 25, 2019.
USDA NRCS Alabama Agricultural Conservation Easement Program — The Wetlands Reserve Easements and Agricultural Land Easements programs are open. This is a voluntary program. Application should be made through your state’s NRCS service center. The deadline was January 19, 2019.
NOAA NOS 2019 Ecological Effects of Sea Level Rise Program — The purpose is address regional and local effects of sea level rise and coastal inundation through targeted research on key technologies, natural and nature-based infrastructure, physical and biological processes, and model evaluation. Search grants.gov for NOAA-NOS-NCCOS-2019-2005813. The deadline was January 16, 2019.
Climate and Resilience Community of Practice Climate Adaptation Projects — MASGC, NOAA, and the CoP intend to fund projects that assist communities in planning for climate change and natural hazards. Letters of Intent were due January 15, 2019.
NSF ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers – The ADVANCE program is designed to foster gender equity through a focus on the identification and elimination of organizational barriers that impede the full participation and advancement of all women faculty in academic institutions. Letters of intent were due December 12, 2018. Full proposals were due January 9, 2019.
FWS Marine Turtle Conservation Fund — The purpose is to support projects that conserve nesting populations and habitat and address other threats to the survival of marine turtles in foreign countries.The deadline was November 26, 2018.
FWS Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act Grants — Competitive grants program is to support projects that promote the conservation of neotropical migratory birds and their habitats in the United States, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean. The deadline was November 6, 2018.
Colocation America STEM Innovation Grant — The purpose of this funding is to increase student interest and encourage more students to pursue a career in STEM-related fields. The deadline was September 3, 2018.
Bureau of Indian Affairs Tribal Resilience and Ocean and Coastal Management Planning — This program supports tribes preparing for extreme events and harmful environmental trends that impact tribal treaty and trust resources, economies, infrastructure, and human health and safety. The Program will provide funding for tribal projects that support tribal resilience and ocean and coastal management planning as tribes incorporate science (including Traditional Knowledge) and technical information to prepare for the impacts of extreme events and harmful environmental trends. The deadline was July 10, 2019.
National Weather Association Foundation Sol Hirsch Education Fund Grants — Grants are awarded annually to teachers/educators of grades K-12 to help improve the education of their students, their school, and/or their community in the science of meteorology. The deadline to apply was May 3, 2018. Closed until spring 2020.
EPA 2018 EE Local Grant Program — Projects are for locally-focused environmental education. The deadline is March 15, 2018. The deadline is extended to April 11, 2018. None for 2019.
UL Innovative Education Award — This opportunity is designed to invest in environmental and STEM education, sustainable communities, and youth empowerment. Recognition grants increase the impact of existing innovative non-profit programs that use the environment as a pathway to STEM learning (E-STEM). The deadline was March 12, 2019.
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