New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
06/02/21 3:00 PM ET
Grants of up to $50,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, agencies, districts, colleges, and tribes for environmental sustainability projects in eligible areas. Applicants must complete required registrations and prequalifications prior to applying. Eligible projects for grant funding must be located within defined geographic boundaries of the Hudson River Estuary watershed.
This funding will help communities in the Hudson River estuary watershed increase resiliency to flooding, protect water quality, fish and wildlife habitat, and enhance natural resources. This funding is from the NYS Environmental Protection Fund (EPF). This Hudson River Estuary Grant RFA for Local Stewardship Planning seeks to assist Hudson Valley municipalities and organizations build their capacity to implement the Hudson River Estuary Action Agenda and provide the following benefits:
Funding must be used to implement one of the following project types:
For more information on project types, see pp.10-13 of the RFA in Attached Files below.
For eligible project expenditures, see p.23 of the RFA in Attached Files below.
GrantWatch ID#: 157084
The minimum award amount is $10,500 and the maximum award amount is $50,000.
All projects must have defined objectives, tasks, and deliverables accounted for in performance measures that can be completed and invoiced within a two-year contract period/term of December 1, 2021 through November 30, 2023. Time extensions beyond the contract term end date will be determined by the DEC based upon written justification from the Grantee.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://grantsgateway.ny.gov/intelligrants_NYSGG/login2.aspx
General questions about the Estuary Grants application content should be directed to:
Susan Pepe, Estuary Grants Manager
NYSDEC Hudson River Estuary Program
Albany, NY 12233-3506
Questions about registration and prequalification through the Grants Gateway should be directed to email@example.com or (518) 474-5595.
Eligible projects for grant funding must be located within defined geographic boundaries of the Hudson River Estuary watershed: http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/remediation_hudson_pdf/hregrantmap.pdf
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