Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet Environmental Protection Agency

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) seeks applications proposing to take a holistic approach, grounded in research and innovation, to develop and demonstrate solutions to real world challenges. The People, Prosperity, and the Planet (P3) Program highlights the use of scientific principles in creating innovative technology-based projects that achieve the mutual goals of improved quality … Read more

Environmental Enhancement Fund (EEF) – Office of Spill Prevention and Response

Grant proposals are not currently being accepted for this program. Please check back summer 2023 or contact for updates on the next request for proposals.

California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program

The California Riparian Habitat Conservation Program (Program) supports projects that provide meaningful and sustainable improvements to riparian habitats and accepts grants as part of the WCB ongoing grant process.

National Coastal Resilience Fund

The National Coastal Resilience Fund restores, increases and strengthens natural infrastructure to protect coastal communities while also enhancing habitats for fish and wildlife. Established in 2018, the National Coastal Resilience Fund invests in conservation projects that restore or expand natural features such as coastal marshes and wetlands, dune and beach systems, oyster and coral reefs, … Read more

California Conservation Agreements

To perform conservation planning on private lands and complete conservation plans under NRCS conservation planning policy. Emphasis will be placed on projects that provide technical assistance to NRCS staff in the implementation of Farm Bill conservation programs in California counties. NRCS seeks collaboration with conservation partners and outside entities to perform conservation planning on private … Read more

Disney Conservation Fund

In 2023, the Disney Conservation Fund is offering a streamlined opportunity for eligible organizations to apply for a two-year conservation grant of $100,000 to advance community-based efforts that protect biodiversity and restore habitats. Applications were due on November 1, 2022. This was their only open call for conservation funding proposals in 2023.  The standard Inspiring … Read more

Wetlands Action for People

Pitch for the Grant 2023, is seeking to support ideas or approaches of ongoing or planned initiatives anywhere in the world with demonstrated capacity to be applied and replicated in areas with similar characteristics. Eligible ideas could include: Techniques for conservation, restoration and wise use of wetland ecosystems including their resources Community effort or engagement … Read more

Cornell Land Trust Bird Conservation Initiative

This program provides funding opportunities to facilitate impactful projects that accelerate and amplify bird conservation and land stewardship on land trust properties and easements. There are three grant tracks available: Capacity and Partnership Projects – up to 6 grants of $5,000 each Management and Restoration Projects – 8 grants of $25,000 each

Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP)

The Agricultural Conservation Easement Program helps landowners, land trusts, and other entities protect, restore, and enhance wetlands or protect working farms and ranches through conservation easements. ACEP has two components: Agricultural Land Easements (ALE) help private and tribal landowners, land trusts, and other entities such as state and local governments protect croplands and grasslands on working … Read more