The U.S. Regional Environmental Office and the U.S. Consulate in Nuuk of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program (or project) to promote environmental protection and combat climate change, science collaboration, or health cooperation in Greenland.

Total Amount Available: Up to $16,200

Deadline for Applications: March 30, 2022

Funding is available for programs that have one or more of the following themes:

  • Capacity building for scientific research on environmental issues
  • Pandemic preparedness and response
  • Plastic pollution
  • Combating climate change
  • Maintaining biodiversity and healthy ecosystems
  • Countering wildlife trafficking
  • Countering illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing
  • Environment or health-related education
  • Deployment of new technology for application to environmental issues
  • Adaptation to changing environmental conditions
  • Waste management, including land-based sources of marine pollution
  • Air quality
  • Watershed management
  • Creation and/or management of marine protected areas
  • Sustainable agriculture and/or fisheries

Examples of programs could include digitizing science education curriculum, promoting resilience through community-level engagements, or combatting land-based sources of marine pollution. Grant funds could be used for rental of digitizing equipment, development of a web platform, travel expenses and honoraria for U.S. experts, as well as staff hours.

For instructions and information on how to complete and submit the grant application, please visit: OES Small Grants Application Instruction Package 2022

Please click here to access and fill out the grants proposal form: 2022 REO Small Grants Proposal Form

If you have technical questions about the application process, please contact [email protected]

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