Foundation / Corporation
Columbia Basin Trust
11/28/20 2:00 PM PT / 3:00 PM MT
Grants of up to $60,000 to British Columbia nonprofit organizations, businesses, municipalities, and regional districts for environmental stewardship projects in eligible locations. Applicants must submit an EOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended for activities that are initiated and supported by the community. Projects must take place within the Columbia Basin Trust region consisting of all the watersheds that flow into the Columbia River in Canada. The region encompasses nearly 80,000 square kilometers in southeastern British Columbia.
The Trust welcomes project ideas in each of the project categories that address climate resilience:
Priority is given to projects with confirmed cash contributions from the applicant organization or other funders. Projects that demonstrate that fundraising efforts have been made and/or are being undertaken are more likely to receive funding.
GrantWatch ID#: 156659
Requests of more than $5,000 are accepted. The Trust will, in most cases, limit contributions to $60,000. Applicants can request up to a maximum of 75% of the total project costs from the Trust.
The Trust recommends that applicants plan to start funded activities no sooner than February 15, 2021. Multi-year projects will be considered.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit an Expression of Interest online: https://forms.ourtrust.org/environment-eoi/
Staff are also available to answer questions one-on-one while you prepare your EOI. Contact email@example.com.
Mike Hounjet, Environment Lead
Columbia Basin Trust Region: https://ourtrust.org/about/basin-map/
Canada: British Columbia;
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