Foundation / Corporation
Duke Energy, North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC), and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR)
Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to North Carolina and South Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies for habitat creation, enhancement, and protection activities focused on the Catawba-Wateree River and its reservoirs. Funding is specifically intended for shallow water fish and wildlife habitat enhancement.
Projects eligible for funding include a wide range of categories – from planting native shoreline vegetation, the construction of osprey platforms and wood duck boxes, and the installation of fish attractors, to the purchase of property and conservation easements along the Catawba-Wateree River that permanently preserve rare and unique habitats.
GrantWatch ID#: 171765
- Individual project awards typically range from $10,000 to $50,000.
- For 2019, over $1.9 million is available for enhancement projects located in North Carolina. Funds totaling over $1.5 million are available for projects located in South Carolina.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email applications to Michael.Abney@Duke-Energy.com and include your proposal as an attachment.
If you have any questions on the application process call Michael Abney at 980.373.0435, or email the address above.
Habitat Enhancement Program
526 S. Church St. (EC-12Y)
Charlotte, NC 28202
USA: North Carolina; South Carolina