Environmental Education Small Grant Program

The Community Foundation (TCF) Serving Riverside & San Bernardino Counties

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Grant amount: US $500 - US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Apr 2, 2019

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach

Location of project: Counties in California: Riverside County, San Bernardino County

Location of residency: United States

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The Community Foundation — Strengthening Inland Southern California through Philanthropy — accepts competitive grant proposals from nonprofit organizations who serve the residents of Riverside and San Bernardino County during specific grant cycles.

Environmental Education Small Grant Program

Limited funding is available to support the continuance and development of new programs or projects focused on environmental and science education in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties. 

What will be funded:

  • Collaborative projects or programs that connect informal (non-profit) with formal (K-12) providers
  • Field trips
  • Science projects
  • Class/community gardens
  • Project-based staff support
  • Programs or projects that demonstrate STEM, NGSS or EEI alignment

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Who is eligible?
    • Non-profit outdoor/environmental/science education providers
    • Public, private or charter school K-12 classroom teachers or schools 
    • Environmental education support groups/projects affiliated with non-profit or school programs  


  • What will not be funded:
    • Travel expenses
    • Conference fees 
    • Political or religious initiatives 
    • Debt
    • Endowment
    • Fundraising Events
    • Individuals
    • Religious organizations for religious purposes
    • Government entities for basic services
    • Projects that discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, race, color, creed, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender expression, or any veteran status.
    • Activities that occurred prior to the beginning date of the grant.