Funding Cycle Deadlines

The Dockstader Foundation, a charitable public environmentally-focused foundation, announces its 2023 grant funding cycle from February 1 – April 1, 2023. The Foundation subsidizes projects that enhance and optimize the natural environment in southern Chester County, Pennsylvania. The Foundation also provides scholarships for local high school seniors intending to pursue environmentally-related (scientific/engineering) education and career paths. Continue reading “Funding Cycle Deadlines”

2022 Dockstader Foundation Awards Environmental Grants and Scholarships

On June 16, the Dockstader Foundation hosted an awards ceremony at the Natural Lands Trust Cheslen Preserve to distribute grants totaling $112,500 for eleven environmental projects and studies in Southern Chester County. Additionally, Dockstader Foundation awarded $20,000 in college scholarships to outstanding local high school seniors who intend to pursue environmental studies at college. The scholarshipContinue reading “2022 Dockstader Foundation Awards Environmental Grants and Scholarships”

2022 Dockstader Foundation Grant Cycle

The Dockstader Foundation, a charitable public foundation formed in honor of E. Kneale Dockstader, announces its 2022 grant funding cycle.  Applications are due on or before April 1, 2022 for southern Chester County projects that enhance the natural environment, and environmental (scientific/engineering) scholarships.  This year, applications will only be received electronically through our website. The Dockstader Foundation’s missionContinue reading “2022 Dockstader Foundation Grant Cycle”

2021 Dockstader Foundation Grant Recipients

The Dockstader Foundation has awarded 14 grants totaling $147,000 for environmental projects that benefit Southern Chester County, Pennsylvania for 2021. The grants rang from $1,000 to $30,000 for various projects and activities including community gardens, environmental educational programs, and natural playgrounds and trails. The Dockstader Foundation will also award between $16,000 and $20,000 in collegeContinue reading “2021 Dockstader Foundation Grant Recipients”