Foundation / Corporation
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
03/31/20 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Grants to USA and territories government agencies, tribes, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and educational institutions for environmental projects. Funding is intended to restore the quality of coastal and marine habitats. Eligible projects will reduce the impacts of derelict fishing gear on the environment and help to prevent and remove derelict gear. All projects must take place within the United States or territories or their respective waterways.
Fishing for Energy priorities include:
Grants will target U.S. coastal waters. Additional priority geographies are listed for each focal area below. Priority will be given to projects that identify connections to existing state or regional marine debris action plans, or species or habitat conservation plans.
This competition has two priorities:
For more information, see the Program Priorities section of the RFP in Supporting Documents below.
GrantWatch ID#: 154546
Gear innovation awards are anticipated to be about $100,000 to $150,000 for prototype development and $200,000 to $300,000 for on-boarding of a gear innovation prototype. The comprehensive marine debris reduction effort is anticipated to be about $200,000. The total amount of all awards made under this RFP is not expected to exceed $500,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Easygrants online system: https://easygrants.nfwf.org/
- Erika Feller, Director, Marine and Coastal Conservation: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Michelle Pico, Program Director, Marine Conservation: Pico@nfwf.org
- Kaity Goldsmith, Manager, Marine Conservation: Kaitlin.Goldsmith@NFWF.ORG
For issues or assistance with the online Easygrants system, please contact:
Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm ET, Monday-Friday.
Include: your name, proposal ID #, e-mail address, phone number, program you are applying to, and a description of the issue.
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
1133 Fifteenth St., N.W., Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005
T 202-857-0166 | F 202-857-0162
For a map, see the Fishing for Energy Bin Map and the Fishing for Energy Bin Program infographic in Supporting Documents below.
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USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
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