Principal Office: USA
Key Words: agriculture, conservation, oceanography, waste disposal, water resources, wildlife protection, research and education
The Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation was created in 1977, the 50th anniversary year of Charles Lindbergh's flight from New York to Paris.
The Foundation makes grants for projects that apply science and technology to address environmental problems related to aviation and other issues.
Grant Programs for Agriculture, Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources
Research and Education to Balance Technology and Environmental Preservation. Grants are made in thematic areas of special interest to Charles and Anne Lindbergh. In addition to “green aviation,” those of particular relevance in the Terra Viva Grants Directory are:
About programs. -- Link
APPLICATION: An application consists of a form that summarizes the project, methods, anticipated results, budget, and supporting references and materials. Each applicant selects two persons to endorse his or her application. Inquiries, applications, and the endorsements must be submitted in English.
Completed applications must be received at the Foundation’s office before a calendar date in June of the year preceding the selection of grant recipients.
The Lindbergh Foundation does not support overhead costs of organizations; fund student tuition or scholarships; or fund art projects.
Note: The Foundation will not accept new grant applications until March 2013.
About how to apply. – Link
Geographical Distribution of Grant Activities in Developing Countries
Lindbergh normally makes eight to ten grants per year. – Link
In addition to its grants program, the Lindbergh Foundation presents several categories of awards to individuals whose achievements exemplify the ideals of Charles and Anne Lindbergh. The award categories, descriptions, and previous recipients are profiled on Lindbergh’s website. Several past recipients of the Lindbergh Award are distinguished leaders in international environmental conservation. – Link
Lindbergh’s website posts annual reports and financial statements. The Foundation offers a periodic e-newsletter, as well as a print newsletter. – Link
The Foundation posts complete contact information. – Link
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