What: Climate Smart Agriculture Technical Assistance Grant Program
Deadline: November 24, 2021
Duration: Projects of up to 4 years
Grant amount: up to $120,000
Number of awards: 15-30
What: Climate Resilience and Community Access Grant Program
Duration: Projects of up to 24 months
Grant amount: From $100,000- - $400,000
What: Public Comment
Who: Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Deadline: December 14
This Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking includes a series of questions for interested parties to provide responses and comments. While the title of this notice focuses on climate risk, the questions almost exclusively discuss sustainability, GHG emissions, and the social cost of GHGs.
What: Seeking Public Comment
Who: Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor
Deadline: December 13
The Department of Labor is seeking comment on proposed amendments to the Investment Duties regulation under Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Action of 1974 (ERISA) to clarify fiduciary duties of prudence and loyalty to selecting investments.
Type: Volunteer Fellowship
Deadline: Apply by December 1
Applications are open for Thriving Earth Exchange’s February 2022 cohort of Community Science Fellows!
Community Science is the process by which communities and scientists do science together to advance one or more community priorities. “Doing science” includes defining questions, designing protocols, collecting and analyzing data, and using scientific knowledge in decision-making and planning.
Location: Sacramento, CA
Type: Entry-level, Full-time
Salary: $4,329.00 - $5,000.00/month
Deadline: Apply by December 2
California Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR)
Location: Norfolk, VA
Type: Intermediate, Full-time
Salary: $70,000 - $90,000/yr
Deadline: Open Until Filled
The American Indian Higher Education Consortium is looking for a Tribal Climate Resilience Liaison, to be housed at the SW CASC. This full-time, professional position will provide direct extension support to tribes and tribal colleges & universities located in California, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona, the states comprising the service area of the SW CASC, located on the campus of the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ.
The Department of the Interior (DOI) is excited to announce an upcoming virtual listening session focused on relocation, managed retreat, and protection-in-place issues in Alaska. This session will facilitate a discussion on the information and resources needed to address this issue across the Department of the Interior. It's meant to elevate the voices and concerns of Alaska Native Tribal leadership, tribal staff, tribal members, tribal compact, and Alaska Native Corporations affected by these issues.
USAID’s draft 2022–2030 Climate Strategy is now available for public review and feedback. USAID encourages input from diverse perspectives to meet the strategy’s goal of accelerating and scaling equitable, resilient, and ambitious actions to address the climate crisis.
Climate Resilience is the capacity of social, economic, and environmental systems to cope with the hazardous events and trends associated with climate change, according to the IPCC. We are launching the Verizon Climate Resilience Prize to recognize and propel climate resilience solutions that have proven results and are ready to scale for an even greater impact.
The NOAA Ocean Acidification Program is excited to announce a graduate fellowship opportunity for Master's students contributing to the body of knowledge on regional vulnerabilities to ocean acidification and potential solutions to build greater resilience against its impacts in the Pacific Islands.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is pleased to announce the availability of funding to support the hiring of Tribal Climate Resilience Liaisons in the North Central, the Midwest, and the Northeast/Southeast (combined) Regions of the DOI Climate Adaptation Science Centers through cooperative agreements with the BIA's Tribal Climate Resilience Program (Program). Eligible applicants include tribal non-profit, non-governmental organizations and tribally-controlled colleges or universities (TCUs) that serve federally-recognized tribes. Other entities may participate as sub-grantees.
Commission for Environmental Cooperation Launches ‘EJ4Climate’, US$2 Million Environmental Justice and Climate Resilience Grant Program.
The North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is launching a first-of-its-kind US$2 million grant program, EJ4Climate, to support environmental justice and climate resilience for underserved, vulnerable communities, and Indigenous communities across North America.
Marin County Community Development Agency has released a Request For Proposals for Adaptation Planning and Environmental Engineering for the Stinson Beach Adaptation and Resilience Collaboration. Services secured under this solicitation will be central to developing a framework for sea level rise adaptation through the end of the century for the community of Stinson Beach, California.
Georgetown University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level in Environmental Science. We are looking for an interdisciplinary scientist who applies geospatial and data analytic skills, including Geographic Information Science and remote sensing, to an understanding of environmental challenges.
California continues to lead the nation in climate action. Last fall, we launched the California Climate Action Corps (CCAC) to create and highlight opportunities for all Californians to get involved. We are recruiting for the CCAC Fellowship and still have open positions for the 2021-2022 term starting in November.
CCAC Fellows serve full-time for 11-months while gaining valuable experience, mentorship, and training. Fellows will be placed with host partner organizations across the state where they will:
The Massachusetts Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program, created in 2017, provides support for cities and towns in Massachusetts to identify climate hazards, assess vulnerabilities, and develop and implement action plans to improve resilience to climate change. As the program reaches its 5-year anniversary, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) is looking to work with a partner team to formulate a planning process, trainings, and resources for updating the MVP plan