Federal and State Grants

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Department of the Treasury



The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine - Grants

NOAA Habitat Conservation Funding Opportunities


North Pacific Research Board- Graduate Student Research Awards - Apply by February 10, 2017


Maryland Native Plant Society Research Grants - Apply by March 24, 2017


Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) and Great Lakes Commission Small Grant: Michigan Volunteer River, Stream and Creek Cleanup Program - Application deadline is February 2, 2017. 

Michigan Clean Water Corps (MiCorps)

Michigan Sea Grant Research Funding - Apply by March 3, 2017

New York

New York Sea Grant Funding Opportunities


DCNR Riparian Forest Buffer Grant Program - Apply by April 12, 2017


Society of Wetland Scientist - New England Chapter
2017 Student Research Grant Award for $1000 - Apply by March 10, 2017

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Grants

Private Foundation Grants

Chesapeake Bay Trust Opportunities

CUAHSI's Instrumentation Discovery Travel Grant - Apply by April 1, 2017

Foundation Center

Great Lakes Fishery Trust

Huyck Preserve and Biological Research Station - Research Grants - Applications due by February 17, 2017

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation

Parrot/Pix4D Climate Innovation Grant - Proposals due by February 1, 2017

Sustain Our Great Lakes

Grant funding will be awarded in three categories:

  • Stream and Riparian Habitat
  • Coastal Wetlands
  • Green Stormwater Infrastructure - New funding category in 2017

Apply by February 21, 2017  by 11:59 PM Eastern Time

The Wetland Foundation - Travel Grants

University of California - Santa Barbra Natural Reserve System