National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)
11/21/19 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, agencies, Indian tribes, and educational institutions to protect the migration of shorebirds. Funding is intended to enhance habitat conditions at critical sites on which Atlantic shorebirds depend at different stages of their annual lifecycle. The purpose of the program is to to protect populations of American oystercatcher, whimbrel, and threatened red knot. Conservation actions to address threats to each of these species is expected to provide ancillary impacts to dozens of other shorebird species. NFWF seeks to partner with organizations with capacity to establish full lifecycle monitoring for focal species.
This program focuses on priority shorebird sites along the U.S. Atlantic seaboard, the Florida gulf coast and panhandle, and priority wintering sites for each of the focal species including portions of the Caribbean and South America. All proposals must specifically address how projects will directly and measurably contribute to the Atlantic Flyway Shorebird Business Plan goals.
In 2020, the Atlantic Flyway Shorebird Initiative seeks projects that will address at least one of the following priorities:
For information about project metrics, see: https://www.nfwf.org/amoy/Documents/2020rfp.pdf#page=3
GrantWatch ID#: 187240
The majority of awards under this program will fall in the $50,000 to $250,000 range. However upper or lower limits to award size are not specified.
Projects may extend from one to three years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register and apply online: http://easygrants.nfwf.org/
- Scott Hall: Scott.Hall@NFWF.org
- Bridget Collins: firstname.lastname@example.org
For help with the Easygrants system, contact:
1133 Fifteenth St., N.W., Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20005
This program focuses on priority shorebird sites along the U.S. Atlantic seaboard, the Florida gulf coast and panhandle, and priority wintering sites for each of the focal species including portions of the Caribbean and South America.
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA) Marshall Islands (USA) Republic of Palau (USA)
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.
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