One of CAFR's key functions is to inform our membership of grant opportunities across the state. If you are aware of a recycling-related grant that should be listed here, please send the information to Amy Randell.
Deadline December 2018
An incentivized business incubator designed to improve the end markets for recovered commodities and organic materials in Colorado.
Deadline: October 3, 2018
Planning grants of up to $5,000 and implementation grants of up to $25,000 are provided. Supports efforts that will help to strengthen individual rural towns in a number of civic areas.
Deadline: Open call for applications
For upgrades to cart-based curbside recycling collection.
Deadline: December 3, 2018
The Foundation seeks to support scientific research related to sustainable solid waste management practices.
Deadline: December 31, 2018
The purpose of the Solid Waste Management Grant Program includes providing technical assistance and/or training to help communities reduce the solid waste stream.
A business development program focused on helping Colorado companies grow by providing custom-fit market research and corporate-level tools that might otherwise be out of reach for small to mid-sized businesses.
Supports recycling in eligible communities by providing bins to expand recycling opportunities in public spaces.
Funding for alternative fueling infrastructure and alternative fuel vehicles, cover 80% of the conversion costs to switch to natural gas.
The Can Manufacturers Institute will award $1,000 to the school in each state that recycles the most aluminum beverage cans per student between America Recycles Day (Nov. 15) and Earth Day (April 22).
Deadline: August 2019
Accepts applications for recycling rebate monies in the Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) Fund.
Deadline: Rolling application is open
A grant program that supports elementary school waste reduction & recycling programs.
This grant program provides ZeroHero recycling tents, training on sustainable waste management and enough funds to get your recycling program rolling.