The Climate Resilience Fund (CRF) is accepting Proposals for our Spring 2018 grant competition. This RFP includes important background information for applicants, describes the focus and goals for the competition, and provides application instructions and a timeline for the competition.
The overall focus for this grant competition is on coordination of climate adaptation and resilience services. Grants will be made available to qualifying organizations seeking support for collaborative projects that build upon existing resources that support climate change adaptation and resilience activities and outcomes. The goal for this competition is to support projects that address recognized goals and gaps in the Resilience Ecosystem (please refer to the RE Workshop webpage to view the summary report to explore the goals and gaps identified).
CRF will award up to six separate grants of $25,000 each to support partnerships/collaborations that meet the criteria outlined below. Grantees will be required to demonstrate a minimum 100% match for CRF funding.
This competition is open to U.S.-based charitable institutions with IRS approved 501(c)(3) status. Applicants must be in good financial and regulatory standing. CRF is unable to accept applications from U.S. federal government agencies, state government agencies, businesses, unincorporated individuals, and international organizations.