​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

  • 7/15/2019
    Fisheries Innovation Fund
    Electronic Monitoring and Reporting Full Proposal Deadline

  • 7/15/2019
    Killer Whale Research and Conservation Program
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 7/16/2019
    Rio Grande Program; Southwest Rivers Program
    Rio Grande Headwaters Applicant Webinar

  • 7/17/2019
    Chi-Cal Rivers Fund
    Full Proposal Deadline

  • 7/17/2019
    Sagebrush Landscapes Program
    Applicant Webinar