Marine Debris Awards For Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Justice, and Accessibility

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, NOAA
Description: 

Most Recent Deadline: December 18, 2023. The objective of the Marine Debris awards for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Justice, and Accessibility (DEIJA) is to further DEIJA initiatives to address and investigate the adverse impacts of marine debris by supporting marine debris prevention, research, monitoring, detection, response, removal, and coordination activities. The Foundation anticipates funding 10-15 implementation projects for 1 year. Potential projects can include support for marine debris removal events, curriculum development, small-scale removal of marine debris, coordination activities, and more.

Category: 
ocean, community impact, pollution, education
Funding Amount: 
$5,000 - $7,500
Matching Funds: 
No

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Funding is available for non-federal organizations (individuals are not eligible). U.S. Native American Tribes, Alaska Native communities, Native Hawaiian communities, and U.S. Territories and Freely Associated States are encouraged to apply.
Contact Information: 
For questions and additional information, please email RFP@marinesanctuary.org