One of CAFR's key functions is to inform our membership of grant opportunities across the state. If you are aware of a recycling-related grant that should be listed here, please send the information to Amy Randell.
Deadline: April 10, 2018
For projects that provide environmental or public health benefits in Weld County. Approximately two to five projects will be funded. Funding requests must be greater than $200,000 and may not exceed $500,000.
Deadline: April 26, 2018
To support nonprofit organizations/government entities providing services or support to Jefferson County residents such as improvements to environmental conditions.
Deadline: Open call for applications
For upgrades to cart-based curbside recycling collection.
Deadline: April 27, 2018
The EAG supports environmental and conservation organizations that are using an inclusive approach to educate communities, reach new audiences, and encourage action on climate change.
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Supports undergraduate through PhD students doing research in the fields of composting and compost use.
Deadline: June 2018
The Foundation seeks to support scientific research related to sustainable solid waste management practices.
Deadline: August 2018
Accepts applications for recycling rebate monies in the Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) Fund.
Deadline: December 31, 2018
The purpose of the Solid Waste Management Grant Program includes providing technical assistance and/or training to help communities reduce the solid waste stream.
Projects that will be funded are those that clearly demonstrate how using P2 concepts, tools or techniques can significantly reduce or eliminate pollution across environmental media (air, water or land).
Deadline: Rolling application is open
A grant program that supports elementary school waste reduction & recycling programs.
A business development program focused on helping Colorado companies grow by providing custom-fit market research and corporate-level tools that might otherwise be out of reach for small to mid-sized businesses.
Supports recycling in eligible communities by providing bins to expand recycling opportunities in public spaces.
Funding for alternative fueling infrastructure and alternative fuel vehicles, cover 80% of the conversion costs to switch to natural gas.
The Can Manufacturers Institute will award $1,000 to the school in each state that recycles the most aluminum beverage cans per student between America Recycles Day (Nov. 15) and Earth Day (April 22).
This grant program provides ZeroHero recycling tents, training on sustainable waste management and enough funds to get your recycling program rolling.