$15,000 to over $500,000 For Projects and research Grants

How much is the grant worth?

$15,000 to over $500,000

Who is the grant for?

Waste minimization Recycling Waste conversion to energy, biofuels, chemicals or other useful products.

Who is awarding the grant?

Environmental Research & Education Foundation

What is the deadline for entry?


Summary from their website:

The sustainability movement has reached the business models of nearly every industry in the United States, and many companies, municipalities and states have set aggressive sustainability goals that include how waste streams are being managed. The EREF Board of Directors has set an initiative to ensure research funded reflects EREF’s long-term strategic plan to address all areas of integrated solid waste management, with a strong focus towards research that increased sustainable solid waste management practices. EREF is an IRS 501(c)3 non-profit organization and is one of the largest sources of funding for solid waste research in North America. EREF is not affiliated with any other entity or group and governed by a duly elected Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is the decision-making body that has responsibility for establishing policies that define program interests and fundamental objectives to be served by the Foundation.