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Sustainability Funding Opportunities

Check back daily for current sustainability-related, interdisciplinary opportunities from a wide range of government agencies.
USDA (Dept. of Agriculture)
Posted:
February 4, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
March 24, 2016

The AFRI Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Human Sciences Education and Literacy Initiative (ELI) provides fellowships to undergraduate, predoctoral, and postdoctoral students in the agricultural sciences.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
February 4, 2016
Award:
$1.7M (5 Awards)
Deadline:
April 4, 2016

To restore natural resources injured by oil spills or hazardous substance releases.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
February 4, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
July 31, 2016

Provide a means by which the ecosystems upon which candidate and at-risk species depend may be conserved, to provide a program for the conservation of these species.

DOC (Dept. of Commerce)
Posted:
February 4, 2016
Award:
$1.6M (30 Awards, $66K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 31, 2016

Applications may be submitted for the 2017 National Sea Grant College Program Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
February 3, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
March 6, 2016

The Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program is designed to provide an enhanced training environment for next generation scientists and engineers by exposing them to research challenges unique to our industry.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
February 3, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
March 14, 2016

Solicit feedback from industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and other stakeholders on issues related to the proposed modification to the accounting of renewable energy (RE) source energy

DHHS (Dept. of Health and Human Services)
Posted:
February 3, 2016
Award:
$6M
Deadline:
May 6, 2016

 Identify and capitalize on emerging issues that advance improving the understanding of the relationships among environmental exposures, humanbiology, and disease.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
February 1, 2016
Award:
$200K (5 Awards, $50K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 18, 2016

Seeking proposals addressing this activity area that will directly benefit natural and cultural resource managers by informing policy, conservation and sustainable resource management decisions and actions.

EPA
Posted:
February 1, 2016
Award:
$3.9M (2 Awards, $1.9M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 17, 2016

Research into issues of water quality and availability related to distribution systems and premise plumbing systems under lower-flow conditions.

USDA (Dept. of Agriculture)
Posted:
February 1, 2016
Award:
$1.8M
Deadline:
April 13, 2016

Collaborative research and technology transfer to improve the efficiency and sustainability of conventional and organic forage production systems.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
January 29, 2016
Award:
$1.6M (15 Awards, $150K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
February 8, 2016

Address a broad range of desalting and water purification needs.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
January 29, 2016
Award:
$1.6M (5 Awards, $400K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
February 8, 2016

Reduce the costs and environmental impacts of treating impaired and unusable waters. 

doe
Posted:
January 29, 2016
Award:
$55.5M (27 Awards, $3.75M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 28, 2016

Advanced highway transportation technologies that reduce petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emission.

DHHS (Dept. of Health and Human Services)
Posted:
January 29, 2016
Award:
$1.5M
Deadline:
April 21, 2016

Develop materials that facilitate the integration of federal food safety regulations, while taking into account diversified, sustainable, organic and identity-preserved agricultural production and processing practices.

USDA
Posted:
January 28, 2016
Award:
$9M (20 Awards, $1M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 18, 2016

Development and establishment of mitigation banks and banking opportunities solely for agricultural producers with wetlands subject to the Wetland Conservation Compliance provisions of the 1985 Food Security Act.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 26, 2016
Award:
$10M (3 Awards, $3.3M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 15, 2016

Preliminary designs of pilot plants based on advanced combustion systems.

DHHS (Dept. of Health and Human Services)
Posted:
January 25, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
May 25, 2016

Promote the development of a cadre of skilled public health professionals who will focus on addressing the health concerns of populations affected by complex humanitarian emergencies internationally by establishing a center for training.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 21, 2016
Award:
$1.6M
Deadline:
February 29, 2016

Promote the advancement of geothermal energy conversion processes by validating technologies capable of providing a secondary income stream from the same geo-fluids.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 21, 2016
Award:
$23M (10 Awards, $4M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 22, 2016

Research and development of next generation tools and technologies that will become widely adopted to enhance and accelerate deployment of cybersecurity capabilities for the U.S. energy infrastructure, including cyber secure integration of smart grid technologies.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
January 21, 2016
Award:
$17M (25 Awards, $1M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
June 29, 2016

Restore and enhance wetlands in coastal States.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 21, 2016
Award:
$10M (3 Awards, $3.3M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 15, 2016

Complete preliminary designs of pilot plants based on advanced combustion systems.

USAID (Agency for International Development)
Posted:
January 20, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
February 10, 2016

Innovative, practical and cost-effective interventions to address the sustainability of WASH service delivery in focus countries. 

EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
Posted:
January 20, 2016
Award:
$2.4M
Deadline:
February 11, 2016

Provide the Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) partners with a proposal addressing an annual aerial survey, imageinterpretation, mapping and web-based access to maps denoting the distribution and abundance of submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) throughout the Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
January 19, 2016
Award:
$200K (5 Awards, $50K Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 18, 2016

Develop and or improve climate change actions' affect on linkages between ecological and human resources.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 19, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
March 31, 2016

Advance policies, programs, and market strategies that accelerate job creation, reduce energy consumption, and help achieve energy and climate security for the nation.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 15, 2016
Award:
$14.5M (9 Awards, $3M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 18, 2016

Develop advanced energy systems that will make substantial progress toward enabling cost-competitive, fossil-based power generation with near-zero emissions.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 15, 2016
Award:
$25M (6 Awards, $5M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
March 25, 2016

Projects that will develop technologies that are likely to succeed in producing 3,700 gallons of algal biofuel intermediate per acre per year (gal/acre/yr) on an annualized average basis through multiple batch campaigns or on a semi-continuous or continuous basis, in an outdoor test environment by 2020.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
January 14, 2016
Award:
$50M (50 Awards, $1M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
February 26, 2016

Long-term protection, restoration, enhancement and/or establishment of wetlands and associated uplands habitats for the benefit of all wetlands-associated migratory birds.

DOE (Dept. of Energy)
Posted:
January 14, 2016
Award:
N/A
Deadline:
February 29, 2016

DOE is seeking information, comments, feedback, and recommendations from interested parties to determine what capabilities supporting research, training and technology demonstration are of highest interest to the nuclear energy research community.

DOI (Dept. of the Interior)
Posted:
January 14, 2016
Award:
$50M (50 Awards, $1M Award Ceiling)
Deadline:
February 26, 2016

Long-term protection, restoration, enhancement and/or establishment of wetlands and associated uplands habitats for the benefit of all wetlands-associated migratory birds.

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