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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 02/26/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for programs to protect the environment. Funding is intended to support projects that reduce the amount of emissions produced by diesel engines through solutions that include verified retrofit technologies. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 156026

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

Deadline 02/17/20

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

Grants to USA and Israel Scientists for Collaborative Oceanic Sciences Research

Deadline 02/18/20

Grants to USA and Israel scientists employed by nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative research projects in the field of marine oceanography. USA applicants must discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. All proposals must be jointly submitted by a USA and Israel p...

GrantWatch ID#: 170459

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Increase Resiliency to Natural Disasters

Deadline 04/28/20 LOI Date: 02/18/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribes, and local and state government agencies for activities that strengthen community resilience to natural disasters. Funding is intended for projects that enhance local communities, provide conservation benefits to natural habitats, or build community capacity.

GrantWatch ID#: 185247

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 02/19/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212

Opportunity for USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Tribal Agencies to Implement Innovative Hous...

Deadline 02/19/20

Opportunity to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit and for-profit organizations and tribal housing agencies to present creative ideas and innovative solutions to housing shortages. Funding and technical support will be provided to implement winning ideas related to housing finance, new construction, and resident...

GrantWatch ID#: 187964

Internships to USA, Canada, and International College and Graduate Students for Environmenta...

Deadline 02/21/20

Internships to USA, Canada, and International university students and recent graduates to address environmental issues in Alaska. International applicants must be pursuing a degree in an American institution and be eligible to work in the United States. Funding is intended for students who plan a career path in conservatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 177751

Opportunity for USA and Territories Graduate Students to Participate in a Fellowship Related...

Deadline 02/21/20

Fellowship opportunity for USA and territories graduate students to learn and work in government offices in the Washington, DC area. Applicants are advised that that the application process may take up to one month to complete. Focus areas include conservation, management, and policy-making related to natural water resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 177807

Awards to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Teams, and Individuals for Ideas that Encourage...

Deadline 02/24/20

Awards of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, research institutions, teams, and individuals for innovative ideas that improve the experience and health of aging populations. Topic areas may include mental and physical health, housing, policy, and urban planning. Ideas may focus on any stage o...

GrantWatch ID#: 187988

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote the Use of Renewable Energy Tec...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, colleges, and universities to promote the use of renewable energy technologies that are not yet commonly used in the state. Applicants must contact the Foundation before applying. Incentives will be determined on a case-by-case basis for the following c...

GrantWatch ID#: 151293

Grants to Illinois Environmental Nonprofits to Strengthen Organizational Capacity

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to Illinois nonprofit environmental and conservation organizations for organizational capacity building projects. Funding is intended for projects that increase the capacity of nonprofits that protect wildlife habitat and natural areas in Illinois. The objective of the grant program is to broaden an...

GrantWatch ID#: 151295

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Collaborative Planning Projects in Natu...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for collaborative initiatives in conservation planning. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Consideration will be given to public and private collaborations that identify significant wildlife habitat and natural areas and develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 151297

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies to Purchase Land for the Protection of Natural Ar...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and local government agencies to purchase land for conservation and restoration purposes. For proposals involving larger purchases, wetlands, or multiple-parcel projects, interested applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Preference will be given to projects that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172383

Grants to Illinois K-12 Public Schools and Educational Nonprofits for Hands-On Wind Energy P...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to Illinois K-12 public schools and nonprofit organizations providing educational services for hands-on wind energy programs. Funding is intended to teach students about math, science, technology, and the environment in an experiential way. Specifically, funding is provided to install 1-5 kW wind tu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177758

Grants to Illinois Elementary, Middle, and High Schools to Set Up Solar Energy Systems in the...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants of up to $6,500 to Illinois elementary, middle, and high schools to cover the costs of purchasing and setting up solar energy systems for their school buildings. Funding is intended to enable public and private school students to witness how solar light is converted into electricity.

GrantWatch ID#: 177912

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Install Solar Thermal Energy Systems

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, colleges, universities, and local government agencies to install solar thermal systems throughout the state. The Foundation has supported installations that provide clean energy to community centers, fire stations, schools, and other facilities.

GrantWatch ID#: 178011

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

Deadline 04/10/20 Conference Date: 02/25/20

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

Deadline 04/02/20 Conference Date: 02/26/20

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

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Pop...

Deadline 02/27/20

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 through 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: Sustaining Water Systems, Ensuring Economic Opportunities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177778

Grants to USA IHEs for Research to Enhance Organic Crop and Livestock Production

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA universities and colleges for integrated research in identified priority areas in the organic agriculture industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Collaborative projects are encouraged. Projects may include both crop and livestock research.

GrantWatch ID#: 182886

Grants to Illinois Agricultural Service Clubs for Community Betterment Projects

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants of $500 to Illinois agricultural service clubs and chapters in eligible counties to implement community improvement projects. Funding is intended to positively influence local communities and make them better places to live for local residents.

GrantWatch ID#: 168579

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Programs that Benefit Lo...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit and faith-based organizations, and government agencies in eligible counties for new or established projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for activities within the focus areas of environment, youth, education, and health and wellness. Programs must benefit residents of McL...

GrantWatch ID#: 179301

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Technological Innovations to Protect the Environment

Deadline 02/29/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that protect the environment. Funding is intended to support innovative, long-term projects that offer viable solutions benefitting communities throughout the country. Eligible projects will employ advanced technologies to address water, wastewater, and stormwater related ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171781

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Wildlife Protection Projects

Deadline 02/29/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for wildlife and plant protection initiatives. Priority will be given to species facing a high risk of extinction, especially endangered and critically endangered species, as well as species with limited information available. Priority will be given to p...

GrantWatch ID#: 186060

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and NGOs for Environmental Protection Pr...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and non-governmental organizations for environmental protection projects throughout the world. Funding is intended to support the implementation of an interactive online platform to manage and conserve the world's forest environments, combat deforestation,...

GrantWatch ID#: 151801

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen Communities, Promote Education, and Protect the Envir...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that strengthen local communities, promote education, and protect the environment. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need of assistance through projects that enrich groups and organizations, and simultaneously ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance rock climbing accessibility. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit the Community in Eligi...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, colleges, and universities in eligible regions to benefit the community in a broad range of areas. Applicants requesting $25,000 or more are required to contact program in advance of submitting an application. Programs should benefit residents of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173708

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Projects in Eligib...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to Illinois and Iowa nonprofit organizations for community benefit projects and programs in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs and projects with the focus areas of the environment, mental health, and opportunities for people with disabilities. Activities should benefit Rock Island County, Illinois, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179291

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects in the Areas of Education, Healthcare, Social Services,...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, healthcare, civic and culture, and the environment.

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to USA Researchers to Advance Careers in Scientific Research

Deadline 03/04/20

Grants to USA researchers at qualified institutions for research projects in eligible subject areas. Funding is intended to support new ideas and initiatives that will impact areas such as sustainable water management, soil health, and animal systems. The purpose of the program is to launch new faculty members into success...

GrantWatch ID#: 167764

Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA agricultural producers, groups, and other eligible businesses for activities to expand the agricultural market. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. The purpose of the grant program is to assist agricultural producers to enter into value-added activities rela...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 03/06/20

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $20,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for projects within the focus areas of arts and culture, education, environment, health and human services, and animal welfare. Grants are available to im...

GrantWatch ID#: 168578
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Programs Related to Agriculture, Health, and Community Dev...

Deadline 04/10/20 LOI Date: 03/06/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programming that promotes agriculture, health, and the development of local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation is especially interested in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173650
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Fellowships to USA Graduate Students for Thesis Research Projects on an Eligible River System

Deadline 03/09/20

Fellowships to USA graduate students to conduct full-time scientific thesis research on an eligible river system. Eligible students must be enrolled at an accredited master's or doctoral program. The purpose of the program is to advance the work of students conducting research on the Hudson River system.

GrantWatch ID#: 187805

Opportunity for USA Young Adults to Gain Work Experience in Environmental Stewardship

Deadline 03/12/20

Opportunity for USA young adults to gain work experience in the field of environmental stewardship. The program provides training, networking, and leadership opportunities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of programs and projects related to the environment including energy conservation, environmental education,...

GrantWatch ID#: 187717

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Municipalities, Schools, IHEs, and Research Institutions in E...

Deadline 03/13/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, universities, and research institutions in the West Central region and Cook County for educational programs related to smart energy consumption. Applicants must contact the Foundation before submitting an application.

GrantWatch ID#: 146257
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Children, Animal Welfare, and Hum...

Deadline 03/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations that focus on humanitarian support, the environment, children, arts, education, and animal welfare. Preference will be given to those organizations, individuals, and initiatives that will inspire others to get involved, stand the test of time, and will be a manifestation of the Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766
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Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Improve Organizat...

Deadline 05/15/20 LOI Date: 03/15/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Illinois and Iowa nonprofits and government agencies in eligible counties to improve their ability to deliver services. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to help nonprofits increase their core capacities to carry out their missions. Eligible...

GrantWatch ID#: 173273

Grants to USA, Canada, and International College Students, Professors, IHEs, and Engineers f...

Deadline 03/15/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International undergraduate and graduate students, professors, research institutions, IHEs, private companies, and engineers for environmental research projects. Funding is intended to support projects that develop mechanical, electrical and software technology that reduce climate chang...

GrantWatch ID#: 188046
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Grants to Local USA Conservation Organizations to Preserve Fisheries

Deadline 07/01/20 Conference Date: 03/15/20 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 Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance and Restore Wildlife Habitat in Eligible Ar...

Deadline 03/16/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities to enhance or restore wetlands, forests, prairies, and habitats for game, fish, and wildlife in Minnesota. Funding is intended to support projects on public lands or waters or lands protected by a permanent conservation easement.

GrantWatch ID#: 184191

Grants to USA IHEs to Enhance Education Related to Food, Agricultural, Natural Resources, and...

Deadline 03/23/20

Grants to USA and Territories colleges and universities to offer quality undergraduate and graduate degree tracks that will strengthen the country's agricultural and food-related professional and scientific workforce. Applicants should contact program staff and register with the grant portal prior to applying. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 181100

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Early Career Scientists for Research Related to Heal...

Deadline 09/02/20 LOI Date: 03/24/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International early career scientists for research projects related to health and pollution. All applicants must contact the Funding Source and submit a preliminary application prior to applying. Research projects often are interdisciplinary in nature and span a range of scientific fields, includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182924
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental Protection Projects

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for environmental protection projects. Interested applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support activities that protect clean drinking water resources and enhance the use of clean energy systems and related infrastructure throughout ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Media Projects

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for media projects. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to raise awareness of important political, social, and environmental issues. Program priorities include public broadcasting, investigative journalism, and media p...

GrantWatch ID#: 179466
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs Related to Nutrition, Children...

Deadline 05/11/20 LOI Date: 03/27/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to benefit local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects in the focus areas of environmental stewardship, nutrition, and the positive development of children in the Chicago Region.

GrantWatch ID#: 180276
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Grants to Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies for Land Resources Stewar...

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants to Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana nonprofit organizations and government agencies for landscape-scale stewardship and preservation activities throughout the Chicago region. Funding is intended for projects and general operating support. Eligible areas include Walworth and Kenosha Counties in Wisconsin; McHenry, La...

GrantWatch ID#: 181406

Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants starting at $1,500 and loan guarantees starting at $5,000 to USA, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small rural businesses to improve energy efficiency by installing renewable energy systems or making energy efficiency enhancements. Funds may be used for the purchase, installation, and const...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109