Grants and Awards
Captain Planet Foundation
Coca-Cola Bin Grant Program
Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO)
Illinois Zero Waste School Grant Program
DCEO is soliciting grant applications from Illinois public and private schools for grants to implement or expand recycling and waste reduction programs and strive to achieve zero waste status.
Greening School – numerous funding opportunities
IL Department of Natural Resources
ISBE Energy Efficiency Grants
Kids Gardening, a division of National Gardening Association
Numerous Funding Opportunities listed at:
LEMELS N-MIT - InvenTeams – science, math, technology educators
Lexus Environmental Challenge
For middle and high school students
National Environmental Education Foundation
Classroom Earth – numerous grants listed
The NEA Foundation – Nickelodeon Big Help Grants
Office Max – school supplies grant
The President’s Environmental Youth Awards
Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC)
For schools located in a member community only!
The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
ING Unsung Heroes
National Science Teachers Association – Make a Difference Award
Sea World – Busch Gardens – Environmental Excellence Awards
Information compiled by the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County.
Download the Grants and Awards.