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Farm to School Grant Program

The purpose of the USDA Farm to School Grant Program is to assist eligible entities in implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods in eligible schools. On an annual basis, USDA awards up to $5 million in competitive grants for training, supporting operations, planning, purchasing equipment, developing school gardens, developing partnerships, and implementing farm to school programs.

Skatepark Grants

The primary mission of the Tony Hawk Foundation is to promote high quality, public skateparks in low-income areas throughout the United States, and to support International programs that enrich the lives of youth through skateboarding. Only organizations seeking to build free, public skateparks in low-income communities in the United States may apply for a grant from the Tony Hawk Foundation. International projects are considered on an invitation-only basis.

Caltrans Sustainable Transportation Planning Grant Program

The Sustainable Transportation Planning Grant Program was created to support the California Department of Transportation’s (Caltrans) current Mission: Provide a safe, sustainable, integrated and efficient transportation system to enhance California’s economy and livability. Current significant efforts were also considered during grant program development, such as: -California Transportation Infrastructure Priorities Vision and Core Concepts; -State Smart Transportation Initiative Assessment and Recommendations; -Caltrans Program Review Major Actions;

2016 School Bus Replacement and Retrofit Rebates

Approximately $7 million is available in rebates to public school bus fleet owners for the replacement or retrofit of older school buses. Eligible School Buses: -Used to transport 10+ pre-primary, primary, or secondary school students to school or homes -Driven 10k or more miles over the last 12 months or in use 3+ days/week during the school year -Class 3-8 diesel-powered buses over 10,001 lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)

California Releaf - 2016 Social Equity Tree Planting Grant Program – Round 2

The 2016 Social Equity Tree Planting Grant Program is funded by a grant from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), which received money in the 2014-15 State Budget from the California Climate Investments Program to support projects that combat climate change. All funded projects must reduce greenhouse gasses, and either be located in, or provide benefit to, disadvantaged communities as defined by CalEnviroScreen 2.0.

Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

Beginning farmer education for adult and young audiences in the United States can be generally traced back to the advent of the 1862 and the 1890 Morrill Land Grant Acts. But for the first time, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (Pub .L. No. 110-234, Section 7410), appropriated $75 million for FY 2009 to FY 2012 to develop and offer education, training, outreach and mentoring programs to enhance the sustainability of the next generation of farmers. The Agriculture Act of 2014 provided an additional $20 million per year for 2014 through 2018.

Topics for Advanced Combustion Systems of the Future

The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to seek input from industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and other stakeholders on advanced combustion systems research areas that can improve existing power plants, lead to commercialization of innovative technologies and approaches applicable to power plants, advance marketable products and/or industrial coal use, and create advanced combustion systems of the future. This is solely a request for information and not a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). U.S. DOE is not accepting applications.

2017 NOAA California Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Program

The California B-WET Program is a competitive grant program that supports existing, high quality environmental education programs, fosters the growth of new, innovative programs, and encourages capacity building and partnership development for environmental education programs throughout the entire the San Francisco Bay, Monterey Bay, and Santa Barbara Channel watersheds. Successful projects provide Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences (MWEEs) for students and related professional development for teachers.

SoCalGas - Non-Residential On-Bill Financing Program

The SoCalGas On-Bill Financing (OBF) program offers qualified business customers 0% financing from $5,000 to $100,000 per meter for qualifying natural gas equipment. All institutional customers (i.e. counties, cities, school districts, etc.) may receive $5,000 to $250,000 per meter, and State of California can borrow up to $1,000,000 for one service account.The program is open to all non-residential customers, including owners of multi-family units who do not live on premises.

Anaheim Public Utilities - Commercial & Industrial New Construction Rebate Program

Anaheim Public Utilities (APU) offers commercial, industrial, and institutional customers the New Construction Incentives Program to offset construction and installation costs of energy efficient improvements and equipment. Interested customers must contact APU to set up initial consultation. Working with a design team and builder, APU will contribute rebates for the installation of energy efficient equipment and measures involving lighting, building envelopes, mechanical equipment, and design reviews. Rebates levels are either $400 per kW saved.