ACTrees is pleased to highlight funding opportunities that may be of interest to those in the urban greening community. For a full list of grant, award, and similar announcements, visit the Funding Archive.
Deadline: July 21, 2014
EPA sent a Request for Letters of Interest to mayors of 32 eligible state capitals inviting them to apply for design assistance to help state capitals create stronger neighborhoods that protect the environment. (more…)
Locations: CA, IA, IL, PA, MD, MA, NJ, TX
Deadline: Varies by location
Deadline: Oct. 15, 2014
The Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program offers general or project support to non-profit organizations throughout the United States with budgets under $500,000. They offer one-year grants for up to $20,000. (more…)
Deadline: July 8, 2014
Open Space Institute’s Resilient Landscapes Initiative Catalyst Grant Program furthers the practical application of climate science to biodiversity conservation through targeted grants for land conservation planning and applied research.
Deadline: June 27, 2014
On May 9, 2014, EPA announced the availability of $335,000 in technical assistance for communities seeking technical support to develop and implement an integrated planning approach to meeting Clean Water Act (CWA) requirements for municipal wastewater and stormwater management.
Deadline: June 13, 2014
The Eastern Tallgrass Prairie and Big Rivers (ETPBR) Landscape Conservation Cooperative (LCC) is seeking project ideas for potential funding in 2014. With support from the Department of the Interior, the Landscape Conservation Cooperative is performing research on how to better manage the prairie ecosystem.
Deadline: June 1, 2014
Many Illinois communities have suffered devastating losses of ash trees due to the sweeping infestation of the emerald ash borer (EAB). Now, local governments in the historic Lake Michigan watershed can apply for funding to replace trees through The Morton Arboretum’s Community Trees Program.
Initial Project Summaries due: April 24, 2014
Full Proposals due: June 13, 2014
The Healthy Communities Grant Program is EPA New England’s main competitive grant program to work directly with communities to reduce environmental risks, protect and improve human health and improve the quality of life.
Deadlines: Summer cycle April 20, 2014; Winter cycle October 30, 2014
Every Day Capacity Building Grants provide Friends Groups with grant funds of up to $5,000 to help build their capacity to serve public lands.