The Environmental Justice Thriving Communities Grantmaking Program


Deadline passed. Most recent deadline: June 30, 2023. The new Environmental Justice Thriving Communities Grantmaking (EJ TCGM) Program is a competition to select multiple Grantmakers around the nation to reduce barriers to the federal grants application process communities face and increase the efficiency of the awards process for environmental justice grants. Grantmakers will design competitive application and submission processes, award environmental justice subgrants, implement a tracking and reporting system, provide resources and support to communities, all in collaboration with EPA’s Office of Environmental Justice and External Civil Rights. Apply on

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Funding Amount: 
Up to $50,000,000
Matching Funds: 
a community-based nonprofit organization; or a partnership of community-based nonprofit organizations; a partnership between— a federally recognized Tribal government and a community-based nonprofit organization; a partnership between— an institution of higher education and a community-based nonprofit organization.
Contact Information: 
Jacob Burney, OEJECR, EJ Grants Division Director 202-564-2907