Most Green Teams are looking for ways to expand their reach and do more with less. We'll do our best to pass along grant opportunities we come across. Check back often.

Neighborhood Grants

teens planting treesIs there a project that you would like to complete for your school? The Vancouver Watersheds Alliance offers grants up to $2,000 for community projects in the City of Vancouver. Projects must enhance sustainability through volunteer-driven, on-the-ground environmental work or education. Your school must be in a recognized City of Vancouver Neighborhood Association.  MORE INFO


Grants Looking for funds for your green team initiatives? Stay on top of grants offered by OSPI School Facilities:

  • Other Grants and Funding  MORE INFO
  • Child Nutrition Grants  MORE INFO
  • OSPI School Facilities Grants & Funding Resources  MORE INFO

Keep America Beautiful Recycling Bin Grant

Outdoor container grant for public athletic fields.  MORE INFO

Pacific Northwest Clean Water Association – Adopt-a-School

Grant support for stormwater education including bus transportation for field trips to wastewater treatment facilities.  MORE INFO

Seeds for Education

Native garden grant for plants and seeds.  MORE INFO

Celebrate Urban Birds

Grants to connect communities with nature, birds, arts, and citizen science. No bird experience is required.  MORE INFO

WWF Food Waste Warrior Grants

Offers mini-grants and large grants to empower teachers and administrators in all schools to engage their students and take action on the issue of food waste.  MORE INFO

Green Apple Day of Service

Register your sustainability project by the end of the school year and be eligible to receive up to $200 in mini-grant funding.  MORE INFO

Washington State Parks and Recreations - No Child Left Inside Grant

Grants that provide under-served youth with quality opportunities to experience the natural world. Grant funds are available for outdoor environmental, ecological, agricultural, or other natural resource-based education and recreation programs serving youth. MORE INFO


KidsGardening has been a leader in the school gardening movement since 1982. They have a wide variety of rotating grants and programs to help start and enrich youth garden programs at your school. MORE INFO

USDA - Farm to School Grant

Since 2013, the USDA Farm to School program has awarded over $52 million to more than 700 projects across the country. These projects help to provide more local food in schools, build school gardens, and introduce students to careers in agriculture. MORE INFO