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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Address Water Quality, Aquatic Habitats, and Fishing Populations

FishAmerica Foundation Grant


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Geographic Focus
USA: FloridaIllinoisIndianaMichiganMinnesotaMissouriNew HampshireTennesseeWashingtonWisconsin

Important Dates
Deadline: 09/18/23 Midnight - Eastern Time Save

Grant Description
Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in multiple states to address water quality, aquatic habitats, and fishing populations. Funding is intended for hands-on projects that will directly improve aquatic habitat or water quality for recreational species. Projects must be conducted in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee, New Hampshire, or Washington.


Additional Eligibility Criteria
Non-profit, 501(c3) organizations, state, and local governments are invited to apply. Proposals submitted by government agencies must include and demonstrate the active participation of local, volunteer organizations.

Projects that are purely educational, research, or outreach are not eligible for funding under this solicitation. Projects which clearly demonstrate direct improvement to habitat for fisheries resources and which incorporate research or education as a minor component may be considered for funding.

Pre-Application Information
Application Deadline September 18, 2023.

Matching funds are desirable but not required.

Number of Grants
FishAmerica is seeking to support 2-4 projects.

Estimated Size of Grant
Grants are limited to a maximum of $25,000 but smaller projects are encouraged to apply.

Term of Contract
Ideally, work under this funding will be mostly completed by August 31, 2024, but may be extended to no later than October 1, 2024.

Contact Information
Email applications and direct questions to

You may also mail applications to:
FishAmerica Foundation
1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 501
Alexandria VA 22314

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