Compost Grants

This grant is now open!

Grants of up to $750 are awarded to community groups working on neighborhood composting programs. Groups eligible for funding include community associations, community gardens, friends of park groups, housing development groups, nonprofits, schools, colleges and universities, hospitals, and private businesses. Grants can be used to purchase materials to start or expand upon a composting program.

Apply online for a grant to start or expand a community compost project and direct waste away from our landfills!

Or download and submit your application no later than 11:59:00 PM on Friday, March 22nd

2019 Composting Grant Application (PDF)

2019 Composting Grant Application (MSWord)

REQUIRED - Funding Cover Sheet (PDF)

REQUIRED - Funding Cover Sheet (MSWord)

For more information, contact Katie at or call 212.822.9567.

Reuse and Repair Grants

Check back in Spring 2019 for the 2019 Reuse and Repair Grant Application

Take a look at past grantees here (coming soon!)