USFWS/NPLCC 2016 Funding Opportunity Announcement

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
01/24/2016 9 pm PST
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
USFWS, NPLCC
Description: 

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) receives funds to support collaborative science and knowledge activities of the NPLCC. The USFWS Pacific Region awards these funds for financial assistance through a competitive process for projects, studies, and events that support natural and cultural resource conservation in the face of climate change and other landscape-scale stressors. The NPLCC recognizes the importance of considering both western science and traditional knowledges to advance landscape-scale conservation and sustainable resource management.

Category: 
Natural Resource Conservation, Cultural Resource Conservation, Climate Change, Financial Assistance
Funding Amount: 
Awards are contingent on the availability of funds. A total estimated amount of $50,000 to $200,000 USFWS funding for 1 to 5 projects may be awarded under this announcement... (see link for details)
Matching Funds: 
Cost sharing or matching is not an eligibility requirement but is highly desirable to support the collaborative goals of the NPLCC. Therefore, cost leveraging is considered within the evaluation criteria.

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Eligibility: 
All applicants are eligible. Non-federal applicants must follow the requirements shown in sections A through C. U.S. non-profit, non-governmental organizations must provide a copy of their Section 501(c)(3) or (4) status determination letter received from the Internal Revenue Service... (see link for details)