Have an idea to fight climate change?

Ecosia is partnering with Earth Uprising to fund microgrants supporting youth-led climate activism.

Applications open October 7th.

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Ecosia x Earth Uprising Microgrants

Supporting youth-led climate activism

Ecosia is partnering with Earth Uprising, a youth climate organization founded by 15 year old climate activist Alexandria Villaseñor, to launch Ecosia x Earth Uprising Microgrants: a fund that supports local, youth-led climate projects.

What is Earth Uprising?

Earth Uprising is a team of young people who want to save the planet. They are committed to global action on climate change - their #1 demand being that world leaders urgently act in order to keep global temperature rise below 2℃.

Total Microgrant Fund
Earth Uprising Members

Grant Information & Eligibility

Applicants can request funding between $50 and $1,000 USD. Check the application criteria below to see if your project is elgibile for funding.

Projects should be led by a youth activist between the age of 10-25.
Project Focus
Projects should further climate education, encourage climate action, or improve the local environment.
Community Impact
Projects should benefit the local community. Priority given to communities disproportionately affected by the climate crises.
Early Stage
Projects should not have received funding from other sources above $3,000 USD.
Project must be located in the United States.
Project Reporting
Grant recipients must be willing to share photos and/or feedback of project progress if requested.

Because every action counts.

Trees planted by Ecosia users

Ready to apply?

Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis year-round, with approved projects informed at the start of each calendar quarter. Decision on the final funding amount is reserved by funder.

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