Species Recovery Grants to Tribes


Deadline Passed. Most recent deadline: November 7, 2023. The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) recognizes the unique importance of many protected species to tribes and values ongoing efforts by tribal nations to conserve and protect species under NMFS jurisdiction. This grant supports conservation of endangered, threatened, and candidate or proposed species, as well as post-delisting monitoring of recovered species. Funded activities may include the development and implementation of management plans, scientific research, and public education and outreach.

Funding Amount
Matching Funds
Not required
Federally recognized tribes defined under the Federally Recognized Indian Tribe List Act (Public Law 103-454) or presidential executive order.
Contact Information
For general information please contact:
Sean Ledwin Sean.Ledwin@noaa.gov or either regional office representatives below.
Northwest Regional Office:
Alison Agness, Alison.Agness@noaa.gov, 206-526-6152
Alaska Regional Office:
Barbara Mahoney, Barbara.Mahoney@noaa.gov, 907-271-344

This application has very specific requirements please see RFP for specific information.