Funding Opportunities

Leveraging funding sources to support coastal resilience work

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Coastal Resilience Funding Opportunities

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Additional Funding Sources

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Wisconsin Wetland Conservation Trust Wisconsin Department of Natural Resourceshttps://dnr.wisconsin.gov/topic/Wetlands/wwct/applicants.html
North American Wetlands Conservation Act Grants: US SmallU.S. Fish and Wildlife Servicehttps://www.fws.gov/service/north-american-wetlands-conservation-act-nawca-grants-us-small
National Coastal Wetlands Conservation GrantsU.S. Fish and Wildlife Servicehttps://www.fws.gov/service/national-coastal-wetlands-conservation-grants
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Municipal Flood Control Grant ProgramWisconsin Department of Natural Resourceshttps://dnr.wisconsin.gov/aid/MunFloodControl.html
Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) GrantFederal Emergency Management Agencyhttps://www.fema.gov/grants/mitigation/floods
Floodplain Management Services ProgramU.S. Army Corps of Engineershttps://files.constantcontact.com/18510f87501/98b1191d-74ca-49b2-a01a-14b94a0a39e1.pdf
Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP)Federal Emergency Management Agencyhttps://www.fema.gov/grants/mitigation/hazard-mitigation
Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) ProgramFederal Emergency Management Agencyhttps://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=319977
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Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Restoration Act Grant ProgramU.S. Fish and Wildlife Servicehttps://www.fws.gov/service/great-lakes-fish-and-wildlife-restoration-act-grant-program
Habitat Conservation Plan Land Acquisition GrantsU.S. Fish and Wildlife Servicehttps://www.fws.gov/service/habitat-conservation-plan-land-acquisition-grants
Bring Back the Native FishNational Fish and Wildlife Foundationhttps://www.nfwf.org/programs/bring-back-natives
America the Beautiful ChallengeNational Fish and Wildlife Foundationhttps://www.nfwf.org/programs/america-beautiful-challenge?activeTab=tab-1
C.D. Besadny Conservation FundThe C.D. Besadny Conservation Fundhttps://www.wisconservation.org/grants/cd-besadny-conservation-grants/
Conservation Innovation GrantsU.S. Department of Agriculturehttps://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/programs/financial/cig/
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Surface Water Grant ProgramWisconsin Department of Natural Resourceshttps://dnr.wisconsin.gov/aid/SurfaceWater.html
Urban Nonpoint Source & Storm Water Management Grant ProgramWisconsin Department of Natural Resourceshttps://dnr.wisconsin.gov/aid/UrbanNonpoint.html
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative: Nonpoint Source Runoff & Nutrient Reduction ProjectsEnvironmental Protection Agencyhttps://www.Environmental Protection Agency.gov/great-lakes-funding/fy-2021-rfa-glri-nonpoint-source-runoff-nutrient-reduction-projects
Environmental Improvement Fund (EIF) Safe Drinking Water Loan ProgramWisconsin Department of Natural Resourceshttps://dnr.wisconsin.gov/aid/EIF.html
Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF)Environmental Protection Agencyhttps://www.Environmental Protection Agency.gov/cwsrf
Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction ProgramGreat Lakes Commissionhttps://www.glc.org/work/sediment/apply-2022
Environmental Improvement Fund (EIF) Clean Water Fund ProgramWisconsin Department of Natural Resourceshttps://dnr.wisconsin.gov/aid/EIF.html
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Great Lakes Emerging Champions Mini-Grant ProgramGreat Lakes Commissionhttps://www.glc.org/work/champions/mini-grants

 

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Environmental Justice Small Grants ProgramEnvironmental Protection Agencyhttps://www.Environmental Protection Agency.gov/environmentaljustice/environmental-justice-small-grants-program

 

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Smart Great Lakes Mini-GrantsGreat Lakes Observing Systemhttps://glos.org/2021-minigrants/

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