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Environmental Education Grants Awarded in Region 2

A summary of information about the grants awarded in EPA Region 2 is provided below. 

 
 

Statistics for EPA Region 2 (1992-2016)

Category Grants EPA Funds

Audiences*
Students 721 $4,531,610
Educators 274 $4,491,268
General Public 122 $2,621,522

Types of Organizations
College/University 63 $2,016,262
Local government agency (county/city) 31 $275,611
Non-commercial broadcaster 2 $245,500
Non-profit organization 224 $3,622,559
School/school district/school board 53 $441,001
State government agency 3 $279,675
Tribal education or tribal non-profit organization 4 $24,885

Environmental Issues*
Air/Climate 14 $621,513
Biodiversity/ecosystem/ habitat/species 101 $1,875,364
Human health 38 $824,737
Pesticides 9 $139,142
Soil/agriculture 18 $214,556
Solid waste/recycling/redeveloment 29 $711,224
Toxic substances 24 $819,091
Water 128 $2,222,482
General environmental literacy 138 $2,388,698
State, tribal, and local partnerships 3 $316,392

Years
2016 3 $273,000
2015 3 $222,000
2014 3 $273,000
2013 2 $334,392
2012 2 $349,751
2011 6 $349,423
2010 9 $284,780
2009 10 $280,509
2008 10 $308,976
2007 5 $106,901
2006 11 $186,957
2005 11 $197,180
2004 23 $361,768
2003 24 $254,818
2002 24 $263,923
2001 21 $194,576
2000 16 $302,493
1999 22 $378,984
1998 24 $321,983
1997 26 $207,450
1996 20 $195,091
1995 29 $321,265
1994 27 $504,266
1993 29 $298,442
1992 20 $133,565
Total 400 $6,905,493

 *Many grants are directed toward more than one audience and address multiple environmental issues, so numbers exceed 100%.

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