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Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership - APNEP- Grants

Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership

Resources & Opportunities for Grant Applicants

Requests for Proposals

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.


Grants and Assistance from Other Organizations

 

N.C. Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program- $15,000 per project

  • Applications Due: March 31, 2015
  • Eligible Entities: Grant funds may be awarded to any unit of local or state government, public educational institutions, approved non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations and other tax-exempt organizations

The Urban & Community Forestry Grant Program provides grants for urban forestry projects to local governments, non-profits and educational institutions. This 50/50 match program promotes and supports projects which enhance the urban environment, educate the public and initiate urban programs in communities.

NOAA Environmental Literacy Grants- $500,000 per project

  • Applications Due: April 13, 2015
  • Eligible Entities: Institutions of higher education; other nonprofits, including informal education institutions such as museums, zoos, and aquariums; K-12 public and independent schools and school systems; and state, local and Indian tribal governments in the United States

Grants are available to K-12 schools and others to develop projects to strengthen environmental literacy with the goal of improving community resilience to extreme weather events and environmental changes.  Successful projects will advance the mission of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and build the environmental literacy necessary for community resilience by focusing on geographic awareness and an understanding of Earth systems and the threats and vulnerabilities that are associated with a community’s location. 

319 Grants- $1.2 million

  • Applications Due: May 29, 2015
  • Eligible Entities: State and local governments, interstate agencies, and public and private nonprofit organizations including academic institutions.

Proposals are now being solicited for projects that implement a DWR-approved watershed restoration plan to restore the water quality of waters impaired at least in part by nonpoint source (NPS) pollution.  Funds are provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency pursuant to Section 319(h) of the Clean Water Act.

Partners for Green Growth- $20,000 per project

  • Applications Due: July 31, 2015
  • Eligible Entities: Local governments (North Carolina counties and incorporated municipalities) and Councils of Government. Partnerships between local governments and non-governmental, non-profit (NGO) conservation-related organizations are also eligible. Local government project applications are encouraged.

Partners for Green Growth is a pilot project of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) to form a cooperative agreement with a local government to work on land use planning projects that address conservation of priority wildlife habitats. 

Grant Databases

In addition to detailing specific grant opportunities, APNEP also maintains a list of grant databases.

EPA Catalog of Federal Funding Sources for Watershed Protection

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.

Grants.gov

A comprehensive source for federal grants.

NC Division of Water Resources: Financial Resources for Watersheds

A source for water quality grants, cost shares, and loans.

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources Financial Assistance

This listing provides a list of grant opportunities, tax credits, and other financial assistance available from the NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources.

NC Office of Environmental Education and Public Affairs Grant Database

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 Fisheries Office of Habitat Conservation Grant Database

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.

UNC Environmental Finance Center Resources

Summary of NC water, wastewater and stormwater funding programs.

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