Foundation / Corporation
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and Altria
08/07/19 11:59 PM ET
Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, state, local, and tribal government agencies, and commodity and farmer-led organizations for conservation programs. Funding is intended to support six priority areas: Great Lakes, Pacific salmon, Mississippi River Basin, grassland bird habitat, soil health in North Carolina and the Columbia River Valley, and Working Lands for Wildlife.
The purpose of the partnership is to provide grants on a competitive basis to advance the implementation of three complementary priorities: NRCS’s Landscape Conservation Initiatives, NFWF’s Conservation Priorities, and the NRCS-U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service partnership – “Working Lands for Wildlife”. In order to maximize benefits to these three priorities, the CPP targets investments in identified Program Priority Areas (PPAs).
The CPP program funding will support:
For more information on the program priority areas, see: https://www.nfwf.org/conservationpartners/Documents/CPP2019rfp.pdf#page=2
GrantWatch ID#: 129126
Typical grant awards will range from $50,000 to $300,000.
Approximate total available funding per priority area:
- Grassland Bird Habitat: $650,000
- Great Lakes: $750,000
- Mississippi River Basin: $1,000,000
- Pacific Salmon: $400,000
- Soil Health – North Carolina and Columbia River Valley: $1,200,000
- Working Lands for Wildlife: $600,000
Projects may be funded for up to three years from the completion of a grant agreement.
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