​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

  • 2/26/2019
    Northern California Forests and Watersheds
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 3/7/2019
    Coral Reefs
    Pre-Proposal Deadline

  • 3/8/2019
    Southeast Michigan Resilience Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 3/25/2019
    Angeles National Forest – Copper, Sayre and Ranch Fires Restoration Grant Program; Los Padres National Forest – Wildfires Restoration Grant Program; Southern California Forests and Watersheds
    Full Proposal Deadline: Southern California Wildfires Restoration Grant Program

  • 4/18/2019
    Sustain Our Great Lakes Program
    Full Proposal Deadline