Foundation / Corporation
Chesapeake Bay Trust, Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE)
08/25/22 4:00 PM EDT
Grants to Maryland nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, faith-based entities, community and homeowners associations, conservation districts and councils, and forestry boards for early-phase watershed restoration projects and planning activities in eligible locations. Funding is intended to improve water quality in the Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, the Maryland portion of the Youghiogheny watershed, and the Maryland Coastal Bays.
This program provides support for watershed restoration project designs and permitting and for watershed planning and programmatic development. By funding the earliest phases of watershed restoration projects and planning, the funding partners aim to provide local governments and non-profit organizations the ability to position themselves to quickly advance implementation work. The funding partners hope the products of grants funded under this opportunity will enable grantees to:
Applicants can request funds from one of the following project types.
For more information about eligible project types, see https://cbtrust.org/wp-content/uploads/Watershed-Assistance-Grant-Program_FY23-RFP_Final.pdf#page=3.
GrantWatch ID#: 174372
- Generally, up to $100,000 for design of stormwater best management practices
- Generally, up to $150,000 for design of stream restoration practices
- Generally, up to $75,000 for watershed planning and programmatic development
Projects must be completed within 12-16 months upon receipt of the award. Requests to extend project completion period will be reviewed and considered on a case-by-case basis.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.grantrequest.com/SID_1520?SA=SNA&FID=35040
Direct questions to:
(410) 974-2941 ext. 101
The Chesapeake Bay Trust
108 Severn Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21403
USA: Maryland: Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, the Maryland portion of the Youghiogheny watershed, and the Maryland Coastal Bays
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