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Environmental Education Grants Awarded in Region 3

A summary of information about the grants awarded in EPA Region 3 is provided below. 

 
Washington, D.C.PennsylvaniaWest VirginiaMarylandDelawareVirginia

Statistics for EPA Region 3 (1992-2016)

Category Grants EPA Funds

Audiences*
Students 278 $5,565,375
Educators 207 $5,007,296
General Public 141 $2,696,807

Types of Organizations
College/University 53 $1,114,931
Local government agency (county/city) 22 $207,231
Non-commercial broadcaster 2 $21,614
Non-profit organization 239 $5,273,541
School/school district/school board 71 $925,906
State government agency 17 $386,766
Tribal education or tribal non-profit organization 0 $0

Environmental Issues*
Air/Climate 29 $1,317,047
Biodiversity/ecosystem/habitat/species 106 $2,044,610
Human health 32 $304,384
Pesticides 5 $50,985
Soil/agriculture 15 $102,757
Solid waste 22 $493,002
Toxic substances 27 $340,688
Water 149 $3,453,136
State, tribal, and local partnerships 1 $60,000
General environmental literacy 147 $2,780,403

Years
2016 6 $481,134
2015 5 $416,779
2014 3 $266,005
2013 3 $449,978
2012 3 $505,305
2011 5 $368,989
2010 12 $593,946
2009 11 $292,376
2008 10 $252,703
2007 7 $156,223
2006 18 $266,610
2005 14 $222,387
2004 17 $298,338
2003 20 $336,778
2002 22 $274,226
2001 24 $369,832
2000 18 $149,965
1999 24 $155,475
1998 30 $311,335
1997 28 $351,850
1996 22 $149,929
1995 29 $409,150
1994 23 $195,833
1993 26 $209,589
1992 24 $445,254
Total 404 $7,929,989

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

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