2017 Capacity Building Grants Competition

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
12/01/2017
Organization: 
Climate Resilience Fund (CRF)
Description: 

This competition targets organizations working in the US Atlantic coastal regions stretching from New Jersey to Georgia on issues related to preparedness for and adaptation to sea-level rise and associated impacts resulting from anthropogenic climate change. The 2017 Capacity Building Grants Competition aims to enhance the ability of decision-makers to develop and implement strategies to address anticipated effects of increased climate variability and change. Grants will be provided to successful applicants engaged in climate services development and delivery to build climate resilience of socio-ecological systems within the target geography.

Category: 
climate change, adaptation, planning, policy, management, climate science, mitigation, legislation, implementation, ecology, community
Funding Amount: 
$75K-$150K.
Matching Funds: 
100% match required.
Eligibility: 
This competition is open to U.S.-based charitable institutions with IRS approved 501(c)(3) status.