Funding Opportunities — Fall 2019 Edition​






San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority The San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority has released a call for proposals for Round 3 of Measure AA grants to fund projects that: improve Bay water quality; restore, monitor and maintain habitat for fish, birds and wildlife; use natural habitats to protect communities from floods; and increase shoreline access and encourage public participation in protecting the Bay's health. Learn more here. Varies December 13th (5pm PST)


NOAA Office of Education

The NOAA Office of Education has issued a competitive funding opportunity for projects designed to build environmental literacy of K-12 students and the public so they are knowledgeable of the ways in which their community can become more resilient to extreme weather and/or other environmental hazards, and become involved in achieving that resilience. 

This funding opportunity has two types of projects through separate competitive priorities. Priority 1 awards are intended to fund new projects located in Southern and Western Regions of the United States. Priority 2 awards will support the evolution of projects funded under the 2015-2016 funding opportunities from this program. Learn more here.


$250,000- $500,000


November 25th

Northern California Environmental Grassroots Fund Do you work with a grassroots group that is tackling tough environmental problems?
If the answer is yes, then you may be eligible for an up to $5,000 grant from the Northern California Environmental Grassroots Fund, hosted by the Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment! To be eligible, your 2018 actual income and expenses must not exceed $100,000. Learn more here. 
Up to $5000 November 1st


CA Coastal Conservancy

Each year, the Coastal Conservancy issues tens of millions of dollars in grants to non-profit organizations, public agencies, and federally-recognized tribes for projects that restore and protect the California coast, increase public access to it, and increase communities’ resilience to climate change.  Grants are awarded through a standing pre-proposal solicitation and through scheduled grant rounds with specific submission deadlines.  Learn more here.