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Puget Sound Watershed Grants

Grants to Washington State Non-Profits & Others
to Protect Water Quality & the Environment

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Rose Foundation

Deadline Date:

03/24/14 5:00 PM


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Grants ranging from $10,000 to $60,000 to Washington State non-profits or government entities to improve and prevent the degradation of water quality of Elliot Bay or the Puget Sound watershed. Projects may involve: water quality data collection; low-impact development and stormwater pollution management; water quality-related policy development and public outreach; shoreline ecology and riparian zone restoration; or other environmental stewardship projects.

Priority is given to organizations that have successfully conducted similar or related projects in the past.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 140539

Estimated Size of Grant:

$10,000 - $60,000

Term of Contract:

One year.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The applicant must be a 501(c)(3) non-profit, or fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)(3) non-profit; or a governmental or tribal entity.

Not Funded:
-Endowment, land acquisition, capital improvement or other similar projects (unless the proposed project directly improves water quality)
-For-profit businesses
-General operating support
-Grants for projects that are not Puget Sound-related

Pre-Application Information:

Online application and application instructions may be found here:

The Foundation will acknowledge the receipt of your applications once it is submitted. If you do not receive this confirmation, please contact the Foundation.

Applicants may be contacted for further questions or more information.

The funding board usually meets 6 - 7 weeks after the application deadline. Notices of the funding decisions are sent within a week of the board meeting. If your application is successful, you will have a check in hand 6 to 8 weeks after the deadline date.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Rose Foundation For Communities and the Environment
1970 Broadway, Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612-2218

Phone: (510) 658-0702
Fax: (510) 658-0732

Jasmine Amons, Grants and Development Assistant

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