Grants

Public School Green Team Grant

The deadline to apply for 2018 has passed. Awards will be announced March 30th!

Citizens Committee is collaborating with the NYC Department of Sanitation to award grants of up to $500 for projects carried out by public school green teams.

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Community Grants

Neighborhood Grants

The deadline to apply for 2018 has passed. Awards will be announced in mid-April!

Have an idea to improve your neighborhood? We want to hear about it, whether it’s community gardening, after-school yoga, or beekeeping. Citizens Committee awards up to $3,000 to resident-led groups for a variety of community building projects in low-income neighborhoods.

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Love Your Block

Love Your Block Grant

The deadline to apply for 2018 has passed. Congratulations to our 2018 Love Your Block grantees!

From planting trees to clearing vacant lots to installing new traffic signals, Love Your Block awards $1000 to New Yorkers committed to beautifying their neighborhoods. Offered in partnership with the City of New York. 

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Manhattan Composting Grant

Composting Grant

The deadline to apply for 2018 has passed. Awards will be announced the end of April!

Apply for a grant to start or expand a community compost project and direct waste away from our landfills!

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Hurricane Relief Grants

The deadline to apply has passed.

In the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Citizens Committee launched a grant program specifically to support neighborhood groups to carry out critical rebuilding work that would be necessary beyond the emergency stage. 

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#ConserveH20 Contest

The deadline to enter has passed.

To promote innovation around water usage and conservation, Citizens Committee partnered with HSBC in 2014 to launch this contest.

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