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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to Sustainability, Preservation, and the Natural Sciences

Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement


GrantWatch ID#

Funding Source
University of Southern California - John and Alice Tyler Charitable Trusts
Array ( [0] => American Samoa (USA); [1] => Guam (USA); [2] => Puerto Rico (USA); [3] => Virgin Islands (USA); [4] => Northern Mariana Islands (USA); )

Geographic Focus
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA);   Guam (USA);   Puerto Rico (USA);   Virgin Islands (USA);   Northern Mariana Islands (USA);
USA Compact Free Associations:The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)   Marshall Islands (USA)   Republic of Palau (USA)
International, Israel and Canada.

Important Dates
Deadline: 08/11/23 5:00 PM PDT Save

Grant Description
Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding contributions to the fields of environmental preservation, sustainability, and the natural sciences. Nominations will be considered for those who have contributed to environmental conservation, energy resources, and planetary health.

The fundamental objective of the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement is to recognize outstanding contributions to:

  • Protection, maintenance, improvement, or understanding of an ecological or an environmental condition;
  • Discovery, development, or improvement of sustainable sources of energy; and
  • Understanding of, or improvements to, planetary health, and global solutions. 


Additional Eligibility Criteria
Individuals and public or private institutions are eligible for consideration. Nominations from all parts of the world are welcomed and encouraged.

Who May Nominate:
Persons or institutions making nominations should be knowledgeable about how their nominee’s accomplishments fit with the criteria on the Full Grant Text RFP link.

Pre-Application Information
Submission deadline is Friday, August 11, 2023, at 5:00 PM (PDT). Submissions after the deadline will not be considered.

Multiple nominations from a single nominator or self-nominations are not accepted. Nominees are retained for a period of three years.

Nomination Procedure:

Estimated Size of Grant
The Annual Award is $250,000.
Joint winners share the cash prize.

Contact Information
2024 Tyler Prize Nomination Form for Individual or Joint Nominations:;!!LIr3w8kk_Xxm!pixGfZpkRl6X1WVNHsRyPC-KuK-TyVQZO-cf06Ls8ISz2fiCEFToq97yJUT8Im49eBqtVuvzGtKxGGS7IQ$

2024 Tyler Prize Nomination Form for Organization:;!!LIr3w8kk_Xxm!pixGfZpkRl6X1WVNHsRyPC-KuK-TyVQZO-cf06Ls8ISz2fiCEFToq97yJUT8Im49eBqtVuvzGtIOgoV3SQ$

For general information, the nomination procedure or candidacy please contact:
Amber Brown, Administrator
+1 213-740-6559

University of Southern California
3454 Trousdale Parkway, CAS 200
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0153

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