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.

To search all funding opportunities in the IEE Database, visit the passed deadlines and opportunities database, which are older than one year.

The Penn State Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Office also lists seed grant funding opportunities.

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Louisiana Sea Grant, University of Louisiana

Honors an individual who has exemplified strong, sustained leadership in finding a balance between the human use of the coast and ocean and the needs of that environment.

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Institutes for Journalism and Natural Resources
Amount:
USD $$1,000 (USD unless defined below)

The purpose of these grants is to provide financial support for qualified, professional journalists, in order to allow them to report on important topics that they may not otherwise be able to cover. At the discretion of the selection committee, up to eight awards may be granted.

Grants may be given for the full amount requested, or may be given for a percentage of the full amount.

Garfield Foundation

Mercury is one of the most toxic and persistent heavy metal pollutants known, yet it is used in myriad products and production processes. Garfield Foundation grants focus on comprehensive source reduction to end the intentional use of mercury, eliminating exposure to and toxicity resulting from mercury pollution.

Projects supported under the Mercury Source Reduction grants ...

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

We will achieve these goals by breaking barriers that are currently slowing the field and catalyzing new science through changes in paradigms and advances in technology.

Amount:
USD $$400,000 (USD unless defined below)
Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline:
Nov 18, 2015

A lunchtime information session, with free pizza, will be held on Thursday, January 14, from noon–1:00 p.m. in 106 HUB-Robeson Center.

RSVP to sbg108@psu.edu by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13.

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Amount:
USD $$50,000 (USD unless defined below)

Section 510 of the Hazardous Sites Cleanup Act, Act 108 of 1988 (HSCA), authorizes DEP to issue Host Municipality Technical Evaluation Grants. A HSCA Host Municipality Technical Evaluation Grant provides funds for conducting an independent technical evaluation of a proposed remedial response at a HSCA site.

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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.
 

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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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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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, ...

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.

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.

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.

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