Lake Erie Protection Fund

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
State-funded
Description: 

The Lake Erie Protection Fund provides small grants, up to $15K, for projects which will provide a direct benefit to Lake Erie or its tributary watersheds in Ohio. Projects must assist with the implementation of the Lake Erie Protection and Restoration Plan (2008), leading to better management decisions for environmental and economic development. Rolling deadlines.

Category: 
Natural Resources, Wildlife, Water
Funding Amount: 
Individual awards of up to $30,000
Matching Funds: 
All projects require a match of 25%

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Nonprofit organizations (501(c)3); federal, states, and local governments; colleges and universities; local community groups
Contact Information: 
Rian Sallee, Environmental Specialist/Grants Coordinator, Office Phone Number: 419-621-2040