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Sustainability Funding Opportunities

Check back daily for current sustainability-related, interdisciplinary opportunities from a wide range of government agencies. Click "More…" for full announcements.
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USDA (U.S. Dept. of Ag.)
Posted:
October 9, 2014
Award:
$4.7M (9 Awards)
Deadline:
December 19, 2014

 Provide high-quality asexually propagated plant material free of targeted plant pathogens and pests that cause economic loss to protect the environment.

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DOE (Dept.of Energy)
Posted:
October 9, 2014
Award:
$7.75M (6 Awards, $1.25M award ceiling)
Deadline:
January 12, 2015

Support applied research and development for technologies and systems that contribute to building energy consumption.

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DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
October 7, 2014
Award:
$500K (5000Awards, $22K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
September 30, 2015

Restore and conserve fish and wildlife habitat for the benefit of federal trust resources for private landowners.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 25, 2014
Award:
$10M (5 Awards, $2M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
November 11, 2014

Provide risk assessment, analysis and contribute to sustainable solutions to environmental concerns.

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NEA (National Endowment of the Arts)
Posted:
September 23, 2014
Award:
$200K Award Ceiling
Deadline:
December 15, 2014

Support creative, economically-competitive, healthy, resilient and opportunity-rich communities.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 23, 2014
Award:
$1.2M (40 Awards, $30K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
December 15, 2014

Address local environmental and public health issues within an affected community.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 9, 2014
Award:
$975K (41 Awards, $15K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
December 16, 2014

Research, develop, and design solutions to real world challenges involving overall sustainability of human society.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 9, 2014
Award:
$975K (41 Awards, $15K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
December 16, 2014

Research, develop, and design solutions to real world challenges involving overall sustainability of human society.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 9, 2014
Award:
$975K (41 Awards, $15K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
December 16, 2014

Research, develop, and design solutions to real world challenges involving overall sustainability of human society.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 9, 2014
Award:
$975K (41 Awards, $15K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
December 16, 2014

Research, develop, and design solutions to real world challenges involving overall sustainability of human society.

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EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
September 9, 2014
Award:
$975K (41 Awards, $15K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
December 16, 2014

Research, develop, and design solutions to real world challenges involving overall sustainability of human society.

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DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
September 8, 2014
Award:
$434,075 (25 Awards)
Deadline:
November 5, 2014

Expand research of academic programs that teach earth science students the techniques of geological mapping and data analysis.

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USAID (US Agency for International Development)
Posted:
August 27, 2014
Award:
$13.7M (20 Awards, $13.7M Award Ceiling)
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Deadline:
November 3, 2014

Address the root causes of hunger and poverty and forge long-term solutions to chronic food insecurity and nutrition.

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NEH
Posted:
August 26, 2014
Award:
$350,000
Deadline:
December 3, 2014

Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections (SCHC) helps cultural institutions meet the complex challenge of preserving large and diverse holdings of humanities materials for future generations by supporting sustainable conservation measures that mitigate deterioration and prolong the useful life of collections. Libraries, archives, museums, and historical organizations across the country face an enormous challenge: to preserve collections that facilitate research, strengthen teaching, and provide opportunities for life-long learning in the humanities.

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DOC
Posted:
August 19, 2014
Award:
$200,000
Deadline:
November 18, 2014

The purpose of this document is to advise the public that NOAA/NOS/NCCOS/CSCOR is soliciting proposals under the Ecological Effects of Sea Level Rise (EESLR) Program to improve the management of regional and local ecosystem effects of sea level rise and coastal inundation through targeted research on key technologies, natural and nature-based infrastructure, physical and biological processes, and model evaluation.

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