CPF ecoSolution Grants
Captain Planet Foundation
Grant amount: US $500 - US $2,500
Next deadline: Jul 15, 2018
Later deadlines: Jan 15, 2019
Applicant type: Nonprofit
Funding uses: Education / Outreach
Location of project: United States
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- Empower youth by providing hands-on environmental stewardship opportunities
- Inspire youth and communities to become agents of change for their environment
- Serve as a catalyst for education that uses the environment as a context for applied and STEM learning
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- Applicant organizations eligible for monetary support through Captain Planet Foundation must:
- Be based in the United States
- Be exempt from federal taxation under the IRS Section 501 (includes most schools and nonprofit organizations), or have a fiscal sponsor that meets this criterion
- Maintain an annual operating budget of less than $3 million
- Projects must:
- Be based in the U.S.
- Be solution-oriented
- Be project-based
- Be youth-led
- Result in real, demonstrable environmental outcomes
- Monetary support from CPF may be used for direct expenses associated with proposed projects.
- Preference is given to
requests that have secured match or in-kind funding commitments to support projects
- Funds may NOT be used for:
- Capital or building campaigns, purchase of real estate, or endowments
- General operating expenses
- Salary or contract services
- Beautification or landscaping projects
- Travel costs or field trips that are not an essential part of the proposed project (if included, identify the purpose of the field trip under “project activities”)
- Expensive equipment that can only be used once or by a few
- Promotional items such as t-shirts, flyers, postcards, etc
- Support for t-shirts, staff salaries, field trips, scholarships, beautification/ landscaping, etc. will NOT be considered.
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