The Gardinier Environmental Fund is contributing $150,000 to support a Sustainable Jersey Grants Program cycle for municipal governments and public school districts. For this grant cycle, the Gardinier Environmental Fund will fund energy projects focused on conservation, efficiency, and renewable energy.
The 2018 Gardinier Environmental Fund Grants Program cycle will award:
Online Application Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 11:59pm
NOTE: All applications must be submitted using the online application portal via the links above. You must create an account on the portal to access the grant application. This account is different from the account used to access your certification application.
Also, please note that each Sustainable Jersey Grant cycle is unique. Information on previously submitted applications is not carried over from application to application. Previous applicants must create a new application each cycle.
Recipient Announcement Date: Mid-December
An informational webinar was held on Monday, September 10, 2018, from 3:00pm - 4:00pm. The webinar reviewed potential project ideas, walked watchers through the application process, described the online submission procedures and shared tips for how to create a successful Sustainable Jersey for Schools Grants application. You can view a recording of the webinar along with a copy of the presentation here on the Sustainable Jersey for Schools Webinar Recordings and Presentations page or by using the links below:
Successful grant applications often represent innovative projects underway throughout the state, and can act as a model and generate ideas for other municipalities and school districts. Always make sure to carefully review the evaluation criteria, as this is what the selection committee bases its application reviews on.
Review the Sustainability Summit Presentation, "Funding Helps! Tips for a Successful Grant Application," to examine the key components of the evaluation criteria, and also read about some of the lessons learned from past grant projects. Keep these things in mind as you develop your grant proposal so that it is clear, concise, and doable within the performance period.
This Grants Program cycle is funded by:
If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com or 609-771-3189.
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