Welcome to the RETTEW Focus on Funding page! Please explore the featured funding opportunities below and contact our funding team to learn more about the programs, eligibility, and application assistance. We look forward to working with you to identify and secure the funding resources you need to successfully complete your projects!

PPL Foundation Major Grants

PPL Foundation

These capacity-building grants support nonprofit organizations working to improve the lives and well-being of residents by improving education; addressing diversity, equity, and inclusion; and fostering the development of safe, strong, and sustainable communities. In 2019, the PPL Foundation awarded more than $575,000 in grants to 13 nonprofit organizations.

• Award Amount: $25,000 to $100,000
• Required Match: None stated
Applications Due: Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Small Business Advantage Grant (SBAG) Program

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP)

The SBAG program provides 50 percent matching grants to Pennsylvania-based small businesses to adopt processes or acquire equipment that result in energy efficiency, pollution prevention, and natural resource protection.

• Award Amount: $5,000 maximum
• Required Match: 50 percent
• Applications Due: Rolling deadline until funds are exhausted

North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) FY22 U.S. Small Grants

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS)

The NAWCA Small Grants program offers matching grants that support public-private partnerships carrying out projects furthering the goals of NAWCA to protect and manage the nation’s natural resources. Projects must involve long-term protection, restoration, enhancement, and/or establishment of wetland and associated upland habitats to benefit migratory birds.

• Award Amount: $1,000 to $100,000
• Required Match: 1:1 non-federal match
Applications Due: Thursday, October 14, 2021 by 4:00 p.m.