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Minnesota's Lake Superior Coastal Program is now accepting applications for Annual grant funding

Oct 04, 2022 08:44AM ● By Laura Durenberger
Photo: MN DNR

From the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - October 4, 2022

The Coastal Program is looking for projects that protect, restore, or responsibly develop Minnesota’s Lake Superior coastal communities and resources.

Notice of grant opportunity: Coastal Program Annual Grants

Application deadline: November 16, 2022

Grant awards: $10,000 to $100,000 (1:1 match required)

Funds available: September 2023 to November 2024

Eligible applicants: area-wide agencies • colleges and universities • conservation districts • local governments • nonprofits • port authority • public school districts • sanitary sewer districts • state agencies (excluding the DNR) • Tribal governments

Learn more: https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/waters/lakesuperior/grants.html

Open Coastal Program funding opportunities

Short Term Action Request ($2,500 - $10,000; 6-month projects)

  • next deadline December 1

Capacity Grants ($1,000 - $4,500; apply any time)

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