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National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and Walmart
06/30/22 11:59 PM ET
Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions for projects that promote the conservation of plant and wildlife habitats. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting a full application. Eligible uses of grant funds include perpetual conservation easements and land acquisitions.
Acres for America is the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's (NFWF) premier land conservation program, and was established to provide urgently needed funding for projects that conserve important large-scale habitats for fish, wildlife, and plants through land acquisitions and perpetual conservation easements.
Preferential consideration will be given to proposals that can demonstrate their ability to achieve more than one of the program priorities below:
To be competitive for funding through the Acres for America program, land acquisitions and conservation easements should address the following conservation criteria:
For additional criteria and more information on the above criteria, see https://www.nfwf.org/sites/default/files/2022-03/Acres%202022%20RFP.pdff#page=2.
GrantWatch ID#: 143705
NFWF anticipates that between four and eight projects will be awarded funds.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Before submitting a pre-proposal, applicants are encouraged to discuss project ideas with NFWF’s regional office staff:
- Western Region Office, Jonathan Birdsong, email@example.com
- Rocky Mountain Region Office, Chris West, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Central Region Office, Todd Hogrefe, email@example.com
- Southern Region Office, Suzanne Sessine, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Northeastern Region Office, John Wright, email@example.com
For general information or questions about this RFP, please contact:
Izzy Comella, Isabel.firstname.lastname@example.org
For issues or assistance with the online Easygrants system, please contact:
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