2021 Coastal Management Grants, Deadline Dec. 20

The Coastal Management Program in the Office of the Great Lakes offers grant funds annually for creative projects that further the following objectives:

  • Coastal water dependent uses and community development
  • Managing coastal hazards
  • Protecting and preserving healthy coastal habitats
  • Coastal water
  • Enhancing public access to the Great Lakes

Planning projects can be no less than $10,000 and no greater than $100,000. Site-specific, low-cost construction projects can be no less than $10,000 and no greater than $200,000 – and require a 1:1 match. Local match can be in the form of cash, in-kind services, and other grant funds from non-federal sources. Approx. $700K is available for the program.

Who is eligible to apply?
• Coastal government including cities, counties, villages and townships
• Area-wide agencies including conservation districts, county and regional planning agencies
• Universities and school districts
• Tribal governments
• Nonprofit organizations (non-construction projects only)

Contact us for more information. To learn more about GFA visit our website at http://gfa.tc.

2021 Coastal Management Grants, Deadline Dec. 20