Green Infrastructure Grants Available for Small Communities

The Great Lakes Commission (GLC) announced the request for proposals (RFP) for the Great Lakes Emerging Champions Mini-Grant Program. The Mini-Grant Program will provide funding to help small and medium sized communities improve water quality, manage stormwater, and enhance community well-being. Grants of up to $20,000 USD will support green infrastructure (GI) implementation in U.S. or Canadian […]

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FWS National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program – $16 million

Applications Due: June 30, 2017 Eligible Entities: State governments FWS announced funding to acquire, restore, and enhance wetlands in coastal states through competitive matching grants to state agencies. Projects can include acquisition of a real property interest (e.g., conservation easement or fee title) in coastal lands or waters (coastal wetlands ecosystems), restoration, enhancement, or management […]

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RFP Now Available for Partners for Places Round Eleven

The application deadline for Round Eleven is July 31, 2017 (by 11:59 p.m., any time zone). National funders invest in local projects to promote a healthy environment, a strong economy, and well-being of all residents. Through these projects, Partners for Places fosters long-term relationships that make our urban areas more prosperous, livable, and vibrant. The grant […]

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2017 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Request for Applications

The U.S. Forest Service anticipates that $3 million in new funds will be available for tree planting in the Great Lakes Basin. This funding will be competitively awarded to the best proposals received through the April 13, 2017 deadline at grants.gov. Search for Grant Opportunity Number USDA-FS-2017-GLRI. Please see the announcement and the link below […]

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Webinar: Lessons Learned from Fish Spawning Reef Restoration in the St. Clair-Detroit River System

This webinar shared lessons learned about adaptive management, stakeholder engagement, reef design and project monitoring.

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Additional Great Lakes Funding Opportunities

Learn about other restoration, habitat enhancement, and research funding opportunities within the Great Lakes Basin.

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Events & Workshops

Learn about other events, workshops, and trainings within the Great Lakes Basin.

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Other Great Lakes Organizations

List of regional, federal, state and provincial, independent agencies, and organizations working in the Great Lakes region.

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