Foundation / Corporation
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
01/30/20 11:59 PM ET
Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats they support. This program expects that applicants will represent a mixture of urban and rural communities. Projects include a variety of ecological improvements along with targeted community outreach, education and stewardship.
Ecological improvements may include one or more of the following: wetland, riparian, forest and coastal habitat restoration; wildlife conservation, community tree canopy enhancement, water quality monitoring and stormwater management. Projects should also increase access to the benefits of nature, reduce the impact of environmental hazards and engage local communities, particularly underserved communities, in project planning, outreach and implementation.
For additional information about program priorities, see: https://www.nfwf.org/fivestar/Documents/2020rfp.pdf#page=2
There is one application submitted to NFWF for all sources of funding. Funders include:
For more detailed information about available funding and requirements, see: https://www.nfwf.org/fivestar/Documents/2020rfp.pdf#page=6
GrantWatch ID#: 167420
40 - 50 grants are awarded per year.
Awards range from $20,000 to $50,000 with an average size of $30,000.
Grants should span 12 to 18 months in length with a start date in late summer/early fall. Applications requesting more than $30,000 should propose projects longer than twelve months.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and apply online: https://easygrants.nfwf.org
For more information or questions about this RFP, please contact:
Chloe Elberty, Coordinator, Community Stewardship
For issues or assistance with our online Easygrants system, please contact:
Include: Your name, proposal ID #, e-mail address, phone number, program to which you are applying and a description of the issue.
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