United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), Alaska
05/14/21 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Grants to Alaska organizations, individuals, businesses, tribes, and local and state governments for activities to promote conservation efforts on agricultural lands. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. The purpose of the grant program is to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies in conjunction with agricultural production.
Innovative Conservation Projects or Activities CIG funds the development and field testing, on-farm research and demonstration, evaluation, or implementation of:
Projects or activities under CIG must comply with all applicable federal, tribal, state, and local laws and regulations throughout the duration of the project; and
Technologies and approaches that are eligible for funding in a project’s geographic area using an EQIP contract for an established conservation practice standard are ineligible for CIG funding, except where the use of those technologies and approaches demonstrates clear innovation.
For details about program priorities, see page 7 of the NOFO document in Attached Files below.
GrantWatch ID#: 188648
Expected Number of Awards: 3
The estimated funding floor for this opportunity is $5,000 and the estimated funding ceiling is $469,750.
Projects may be between one and three years in duration.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Direct questions to:
Assistant State Conservationist (Programs)
USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service
800 E. Palmer-Wasilla Highway, Suite 100
Palmer, Alaska 99645
Phone: (907) 761-7757
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