|Sponsor Name:||North Carolina Community Foundation|
|Program Name:||2018 Duke Energy Water Resource Fund|
Organizations may only submit one (1) proposal per cycle.
PIs may submit a total of six (6) pages as follows:
Citations and biosketches for key personnel may be included and do not count against the page limits.
In September 2014, Duke Energy announced its investment of $10 million to establish the Water Resources Fund, which will provide grants for projects benefiting waterways in the Carolinas and waterways downstream from its Carolinas operations that flow into Virginia, Tennessee and Georgia.
This grant program demonstrates Duke Energy’s commitment to protecting, improving and restoring waterways in the Carolinas and promoting environmental education and conservation as well as its dedication to being good stewards of the environment and good neighbors in the communities it serves.
The fund supports science-based, research-supported programs and projects that provide direct benefit to at least one of the following focus areas designed to:
|Total Cost Notes:||Grants will range from $10,000 to $100,000.|
|VPR Announcement:||Aug 30, 2017|
|Internal Due Date:||Sep 15, 2017|
|Announcement of Selection(s):||Sep 22, 2017|
|LOI Due to Sponsor:||Nov 01, 2017|