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TD Green Space Grants – U.S. & Canada

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted December 2, 2020 from Brazil
Expired on December 17, 2020
Aerial view of evergreen trees
Aerial view of evergreen trees

The Arbor Day Foundation is seeking applications for its TD Green Space Grants that support green infrastructure development, tree planting, forestry stewardship, and community green space expansion as a way to advance environmental and economic benefits toward a low-carbon economy.

The 2021 theme for the program is, “Building Resilience: Green infrastructure solutions for communities disproportionally impacted by Covid-19.”

Utilize This Offer

Through the program, municipalities in the United States and Canada are eligible to receive $20,000 (USD) – $25,000 (CAD) grants in support of local forestry projects in areas of great need within a community.

Preference will be given to projects in areas that primarily serve low- to moderate-income residents or take place in equity-seeking communities.

Primary applicant must have a vested interest in the success of the project and local connection to the community. Preference will be given to applicants based in the community where the project is taking place.

Complete and submit an online application by 11:59 p.m. Pacific time on December 18, 2020.

For more information, please visit https://www.arborday.org/programs/TDGreenSpaceGrants/

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Dec 02, 2020
Dec 02, 2020

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required by calls such this one);
3. Write (baby steps...) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Don't forget to visit regularly the World Pulse website and:
a) Go to Menu (left upper corner);
b) Click on Explore Topics OR Explore Regions;
c) Type the name of your country in the Search space;
d) Then search for offers that may suit you;
6. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Dec 04, 2020
Dec 04, 2020

Thanks, Ana.