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Alcoa Foundation

Grants for environmental projects that serve communities where Alcoa has a presence

Principal Office: USA

Alcoa is a global company that produces and sells aluminium and other metals, as well as products made from them. Alcoa also makes packaging and consumer products.

The Alcoa Foundation is a nonprofit corporate foundation, focusing on environment and education.

Grant Programs for Agriculture, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources

Grants program. The Alcoa Foundation makes grants in two key areas: 1) promoting the prevention of, and resilience to climate change, and 2) the restoration and preservation of biodiversity.

APPLICATION: Eligibility for location grants extends to non-profit charitable organizations. Public educational institutions and government bodies may be eligible if the grant funds are used for charitable purposes.

Note: At the time of this update, the Alcoa Foundation is not accepting Letters of Inquiry.

About working with the foundation

Geographical Distribution of Grant Activities in Developing Countries

Alcoa Foundation has a locational presence (i.e. plants and/or offices) in the following developing countries, classified according to the regional structure of the Terra Viva Grants Directory.

Middle East and North Africa: Saudi Arabia

Sub-Saharan Africa: Guinea

Latin America and Caribbean: Brazil, Suriname

Note: The Foundation also lists locations in a number of high-income countries: Australia, Canada, Hungary, The Netherlands, Iceland, Norway, Spain, and USA.

The Foundation offers an email form in Contact Us.

June 2021