Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP)
05/01/21 5:00 PM Receipt
Grants to Mississippi nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies to educate youth in the areas of fishing, hunting, conservation, and safety. Funding is intended for proposals that focus on recruitment, education, or retention in these areas. Preference is given to those projects demonstrating focus on new ideas, new programs, or programs directed at involving youth that have little or no prior experience in the fields of hunting, fishing, or conservation.
Eligible items include, but are not limited to the following:
Eligible projects must address one or more of the following:
All programs involving hunting or firearms are required to include a safety presentation on safe firearms handling by a presenter who has been certified in Hunter Education. The name and Hunter Education number of the presenter must be included on the YPI application.
GrantWatch ID#: 172248
- The 2021-22 YPI program period will be from May 1, 2021 – May 30, 2022.
- All projects must be completed by May 30, 2022.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit applications by email to:
Cpt. Megan Fedrick
Director of Hunter Education
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive
Jackson, Mississippi 39211-6374
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