This page includes current funding opportunities, as well as opportunities where no date was specified. (These could include rolling applications, or the data feed may just not have included the date. Please check the Website in each funding opportunity.) The list is sorted in descending order by final deadline date.

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CIEE Ping Foundation
Amount:
USD $$2,500 (USD unless defined below)

For strong students who plan to further their studies in environmental sciences and sustainability with the Sustainability and the Environment or Tropical Ecology and Conservations programs in Costa Rica or Bonaire

Awards: $2,500 per student

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Energy Foundation

We seek to increase the efficiency of new and existing buildings, as well as the appliances that go in them. We provide support and leadership to a growing network of advocates dedicated to making our daily lives more efficient and affordable.

Amount:
USD $$500,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Sep 28, 2015
This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is intended to provide rapid support to revolutionary applied energy research (Studies) that may lead to new ARPA-E programs to develop transformational and disruptive energy technologies. Studies are defined as single-phase efforts of durations less than 12 months and cost less than $500,000. Awards will be issued through Grants.

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC) is pleased to offer two National Science Foundation GRIP opportunities on climate change adaptation and prioritization of conservation efforts for fish and wildlife.
 

Willard L. Eccles Charitable Foundation

In the past decade, the Foundation has directed more than 20% of its giving to environmental related causes, with funding focused primarily on support for The Nature Conservancy of Utah and The Nature Conservancy of Oregon. These grants have been directed primarily toward land acquisition and/or retirement of grazing rights in critical habitats within both of these states. In addition, ...

Foundation for the National Institutes of Health

The Biomarkers Consortium is a major public-private biomedical research partnership managed by the Foundation for the NIH with broad participation from a variety of stakeholders, including government, industry, academia and patient advocacy and other not-for-profit private sector organizations.

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology
Amount:
USD $$10,000 (USD unless defined below)

The FASEB Excellence in Science Award is given in recognition of outstanding achievement by women in biological science. Recipients are women whose career achievements have contributed significantly to further our understanding of a particular discipline by excellence in research. The 2015 award will be sponsored in total by FASEB.

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New Funding Opportunity Announcement will Support Companies Working to Modernize the Grid

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Act 13 of 2011 provided for the establishment of the Natural Gas Energy Development Program, providing up to $20 million over three years to help pay for the incremental purchase and conversion costs of heavy-duty natural gas fleet vehicles. Grants are made available from money deposited in the Marcellus Legacy Fund.

Louisiana Sea Grant, University of Louisiana

Bestowed in honor of the late U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Ronald H. Brown. The award is given to a representative of a university, state, local or tribal government, or a private citizen who has made an outstanding commitment to integrating cultural or ethnic diversity into coastal or ocean resource management programs.

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Amount:
USD $$60,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Nov 20, 2015

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2015 - The U.S.

Clean Water Management Trust Fund
Amount:
USD $$25,000 (USD unless defined below)

? Donated easement minigrants provide up to $25,000 to pay transaction costs associated with the donation of a permanent conservation easement for the purpose of protecting surface water quality.

? The value of the riparian buffer or riparian conservation easement must exceed transaction costs.

? CWMTF funds will be reimbursed only after the conservation easement is ...

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

The Training Program in Environmental Health Statistics prepares pre-doctoral and postdoctoral fellows for research careers in the application of biostatistics to environmental health.

Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Sep 14, 2015

The Elsevier Green and Sustainable Chemistry Challenge is open to individuals or organisations operating in the not-for-profit and for-profit sectors from all countries. Projects can be in any field of Green or Sustainable Chemistry so long as they are applicable for use in developing countries.

These grants will support projects that seek to break new ground to address an old or a new problem through innovation. By innovation, we mean the development of new approaches, technologies, or methods and/or the application of new expertise through the engagement of novel, non-traditional disciplinary or cross-sectoral perspectives.

Amount:
USD $$4,000,000 (USD unless defined below)

The Innovations in Graduate Education (IGE) program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, and potentially transformative approaches to STEM graduate education training.

American Geophysical Union

Established in 2008, the Sunanda and Santimay Basu Early Career Award in Sun-Earth Systems Science is given annually to one early career scientist (within seven years of the award of Ph.D.

California Air Resources Board

Most air districts have funding mechanism for Alternative Fuel Vehicle projects, including moneys from the vehicle registration surcharge in non-attainment areas. In mid-1996, a process was initiated to increase the level of coordination between local Air Pollution Districts on heavy-duty vehicle programs. Participating agencies are developing a program criteria to jointly fund projects ...

Empire State Development Corporation
Amount:
USD $$100,000 (USD unless defined below)

The Environmental Investment Program (EIP) is a financial assistance program to help businesses capture the economic benefits associated with pollution prevention, waste reduction, re-use and recycling.

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