Resources & Opportunities for Grant Applicants
Currently, APNEP does not have any open requests for proposals. Please check this page periodically for new funding opportunities, or connect with us to be notified when APNEP grants become available.
The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission and NOAA Fisheries announce the availability of approximately $260,000 in federal funds to support scientific studies and further river herring conservation efforts. It is expected that these funds will provide support for approximately 1- 5 projects at approximately $50,000 to $250,000 per project. Full proposals are due by 5 p.m. EST, November 13, 2014.
NOAA 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. This information will be used to advance the capacity and capabilities of the NOAA Sentinel Site Program. Approximately 2 to 5 projects, 2-3 years in duration, are expected to be funded at the level of $150,000 to $200,000 per year per proposal. The deadline for receipt of full applications is November 18, 2014.
The EPA Environmental Justice Small Grants Program provides funding for projects which address local environmental and public health issues within an affected community. The program is designed to help communities understand and address exposure to multiple environmental harms and risks....The fiscal year 2015 program will have a special emphasis on proposals supporting community-based climate preparedness and resilience efforts. Applications must be submitted by December 15, 2014.
The National Disaster Resilience Competition will support innovative resilience projects at the local level while encouraging communities to adopt policy changes and activities that plan for the impacts of extreme weather and climate change and rebuild affected areas to be better prepared for the future. Nearly $1 billion is available through the Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds from the Disaster Relief Appropriations Act of 2013. Please visit the website for details and specific timelines.
In addition to detailing specific grant opportunities, APNEP also maintains a list of grant databases.
The Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection website is a searchable database of financial assistance sources (grants, loans, cost-sharing) available to fund a variety of watershed protection projects.
A comprehensive source for federal grants.
A source for water quality grants, cost shares, and loans.
This listing provides a list of grant opportunities, tax credits, and other financial assistance available from the NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
Visit the North Carolina Office of Environmental Education and Public Affairs grants page to learn about environmental education grant opportunities from public and private sources.
NOAA awards grants and cooperative agreements to support research and conservation initiatives coordinated by state and local governments, non-profits, colleges and universities. Opportunities available in the APNEP region include NOAA's Community-based Restoration Program, Open Rivers Initiative, and Restoration Partnerships.
Summary of NC water, wastewater and stormwater funding programs.