Author Archives: Wendy Waskin

Small Grant Opportunities from Captain Planet Foundation and Patagonia

Environmental Education Grants, Captain Planet Foundation Details here. Funding range: $500 to $2,500 Next Round Applications due by January 31, 2017. “The mission of the Captain Planet Foundation is to give the next generation of environmental stewards an active understanding … Continue reading

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January 2017 Funding Opportunities

Partners for Places Grant, Funders’ Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities Details at http://www.fundersnetwork.org/partnersforplaces Applications due January 30, 2017. Funding amount: $25,000 – $150,000 “Partners for Places is a successful matching grant program that creates opportunities for cities and … Continue reading

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Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Grant Program 2017 Request for Proposals

http://www.nfwf.org/fivestar/Pages/2017rfp.aspx The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC), in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), USDA Forest Service (USFS), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), FedEx, Southern Company and Alcoa Foundation are … Continue reading

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EPA Grants Award Process Webinar

EPA Grants Award Process Webinar EPA’s Office of Grants and Debarment periodically hosts webinars for the EPA grants community. If you are interested in applying for EPA grants or are currently managing an EPA grant, please consider attending the upcoming … Continue reading

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Webinar on Maintaining Clean Stormwater BMPs Along Roadways

On November 4th at 1:00 PM EST, the Ecological Landscaping Alliance is presenting a webinar on maintaining clean stormwater BMPs along roadways.  For more information and to register go to http://www.ecolandscaping.org/event/webinar-dirty-streets-to-dirty-bmps-maintaining-clean-stormwater-bmps-along-roadways/

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Save the Date: November 12th, Pembroke Academy, New Hampshire Association of Conservation Commissions Annual Meeting

http://www.nhacc.org/annualmeeting45/

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Funding Available for Green Infrastructure in Underserved Communities

The National Recreation and Park Association’s Great Urban Parks Campaign seeks applicants to demonstrate the effectiveness of green infrastructure to positively affect environmental change in underserved low-income communities and communities of color. Three key objectives of this program are: 1) … Continue reading

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USDOT Accepting Applications for Road Improvement Projects that Address Environmental Sustainability

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $500 Million in TIGER Discretionary Grants The U.S. Department of Transportation recently announced that the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER Discretionary Grant program) has up to $500 million available for capital projects related to … Continue reading

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USDA’s Regional Conservation Partnership Program Seeks Pre-Proposals for 2017 Funding

See this link for program details and to view a list of 2016 projects. http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/programs/farmbill/rcpp/

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Greening Vacant Lots

February 9th 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM. EPA’s Green Infrastructure Webcast Series. http://www.epa.gov/green-infrastructure/green-infrastructure-webcast-series#nextwebcast

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