​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

  • 1/26/2017
    Gulf Coast Conservation Grants Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 1/26/2017
    Guy Bradley Award
    Nomination Deadline

  • 1/31/2017
    Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Grant Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 2/6/2017
    Delaware River Restoration Fund
    RCPP Technical Assistance Full Proposals Deadline

  • 2/7/2017
    Unassessed Waters
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 2/9/2017
    Longleaf Stewardship Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 2/16/2017
    Cumberland Plateau Stewardship Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 2/20/2017
    Los Padres National Forest – Wildfires Restoration Grant Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 2/21/2017
    Sustain Our Great Lakes Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 3/31/2017
    Sea Turtles
    Notification Deadline