​Shortgrass prairie | Credit: Greg Knadle


NFWF provides funding on a competitive basis to projects that sustain, restore, and enhance our nation's fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats. 

Each of our initiatives has a business plan developed by scientists and other experts and approved by our Board of Directors. Grants are available to support the actions identified in the business plan. Additional programs support diverse projects for wildlife and habitat conservation across the country.

Search NFWF's conservation programs and learn how to apply for a grant.


 Contact Information


If you have questions concerning your application, please contact the staff member listed in your RFP. If you have questions regarding a current grant, please contact your grants administrator. You can also email info@nfwf.org.




 Due Dates

  • 8/21/2017
    Sagebrush Landscapes Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 8/23/2017
    Bureau of Reclamation Klamath Coho Habitat Restoration Program; Klamath River Coho Enhancement Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 8/31/2017
    Fisheries Innovation Fund
    Fisheries Full Proposal Deadline

  • 9/5/2017
    Northern Rockies: Great Migrations and Crucial Corridors Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 9/7/2017
    Bring Back the Natives
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 9/11/2017
    Fisheries Innovation Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 9/12/2017
    Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 9/19/2017
    Pulling Together Initiative
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 9/22/2017
    Bats for the Future Fund
    Awards Announced

  • 9/30/2017
    Pacific Southwest Fuels Management Partnership
    Notification Deadline