Foundation / Corporation
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
11/21/19 7:59 PM Alaska Standard Time
Grants starting at $50,000 to USA governments and agencies, special districts, nonprofits, schools, and universities to conserve habitats and species in Alaska. Primary geographic areas include the Alaska North Slope, the Yukon-Kuskokwim Region, and the Cook Inlet/Matanuska-Susitna watershed. Projects outside of these areas that support fishery conservation and involve Alaska Natives on National Forest lands may also be considered on a case by case basis, particularly those projects targeting Pacific salmon protection, enhancement and restoration initiatives through the Alaska Fish Habitat Partnerships and/or partnerships that expand access to recreational fishing and wildlife viewing/interpretation.
The conservation strategy for Alaska follows the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)’s institutional outcome focused approach to species conservation.
Program funds will be allocated to projects that:
For more information on program priorities for each region and for projects outside the primary focal areas, see: https://www.nfwf.org/afwf/Documents/2020_AFWF_RFP.pdf#page=2.
Project Metrics: To better gauge progress on individual grants and to ensure greater consistency of project data provided by multiple grants, the Alaska Fish and Wildlife Fund has a list of metrics in Easygrants for full proposal applicants to choose from for future reporting. For more information on Project Metrics, see: https://www.nfwf.org/afwf/Documents/2020_AFWF_RFP.pdf#page=3.
For Evaluation Criteria, see: https://www.nfwf.org/afwf/Documents/2020_AFWF_RFP.pdf#page=5.
GrantWatch ID#: 187126
Grant awards generally range in size from $50,000 to $150,000, although grants greater than $150,000 can be considered on a case by case basis.
Projects should begin within six months of the award announcement date and should be completed within one to 24 months of the project start date.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Easygrants online application system: https://easygrants.nfwf.org
For more information or questions about this RFP, please contact:
Manager, Alaska and Hawaii Programs
For issues or assistance with the online Easygrants system, please contact:
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm ET, Monday-Friday.
All projects should occur within Alaska.
Three primary focal geographies are being considered for this RFP:
- Yukon-Kuskokwim Region (including U.S. waters of the Yukon River)
- Cook Inlet/Matanuska-Susitna watershed
- Alaska North Slope
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