Sustainable Jersey is please to announce that the PSEG Foundation is contributing $200,000 to support the Sustainable Jersey Grants Program for municipalities. With this contribution, the PSEG Foundation has contributed over $1.9 million dollars in funding in funding to support local sustainability initiatives in municipalities and schools across the state. The PSEG Foundation's ongoing support of the Grants Program is an excellent example of how public/private partnerships can encourage local grass roots efforts to improve the quality of life in New Jersey.
This grant cycle of the 2019 Municipal Grants Program will award:
Online Application Deadline: Friday, February 15, 2019 at 11:59pm
NOTE: All applications must be submitted using the online application portal via the links above. You must create an account on the portal to access the grant application. This account is different from the account used to access your certification application.
Also, please note that each Sustainable Jersey Grant cycle is unique. Information on previously submitted applications is not carried over from application to application. Previous applicants must create a new application each cycle.
Recipient Announcement Date: End of March
An informational webinar to review the application process, eligibility requirements and tips for successful projects will be held Monday, December 10, from 3:00-4:00pm. Register here. Following the webinar, the recording and presentations will be posted on the Webinar Recordings and Presentations page.
Successful grant applications often represent innovative projects underway throughout the state, and can act as a model and generate ideas for other municipalities. Always make sure to carefully review the evaluation criteria, as this is what the selection committee bases their application reviews on.
Review the Sustainability Summit Presentation, "Funding Helps! Tips for a Successful Grant Application," to examine the key components of the evaluation criteria, and also read about some of the lessons learned from past grant projects. Keep these things in mind as you develop your grant proposal so that it is clear, concise, and doable within the performance period.
This Grants Program cycle is funded by:
If you have questions, please contact email@example.com or 609-771-3189
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