California Resilience Challenge 2020 Grant Program

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
02/07/2020
Organization: 
Bay Area Council Foundation
Description: 

The California Resilience Challenge is a $2 million statewide competition to support innovative projects that address climate change-related threats and help safeguard the state against wildfire, drought, flood and extreme heat events. Recipients will receive grant awards of up to $200,000 for climate adaptation planning projects. The California Resilience Challenge will provide resources to local communities throughout the state, including cities, counties, California Native American tribes, special districts, and more, that are affected by climate change-related natural disasters.

Category: 
California, resilience, wildfire, drought, flood, extreme heat, adaptation
Funding Amount: 
$100,000-$200,000
Matching Funds: 
Unknown

Geography:

Eligibility: 
California Native American Tribes
Contact Information: 
Adrian Covert, Vice President, Public Policy, Bay Area Council, acovert@bayareacouncil.org, (cc: Amari Cowan – acowan@bayareacouncil.org)