up to $9,950

Long Island Sound Resilience Grant Writing Assistance Program

New York Sea Grant and Connecticut Sea Grant will provide grant preparation and writing capacity to New York and Connecticut communities that are pursuing funding for sustainability and resilience focused projects. This program aims to help communities develop successful sustainability and resilience focused project grant proposals and for municipalities and community organizations to develop capacity for navigating the funding landscape. 

Additional Information:
This is "Track 2" of a two-track set of programs that are intended to assist with the development of sustainability and resilience focused projects that will impact a community or communities within or partially within the Long Island Sound coastal boundary. 1. 2. 3.
Funding Agencies: USEPA
Eligibility: Academic/Educational Institution, Community Organization, Individual/Landowner, Local Government Entity, Nonprofit/501(c)3 Organization, State Agency, Tribal Government/Organization
Frequency Details: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until all the available funding has been allocated.
Match Requirement: none
Water Quality
Green Infrastructure
Marine Debris
Waste Management
Community Engagement
Policies & Regulations
Extreme Weather & Storms
Recreation & Access
Incentive Programs
Stormwater Management
Environmental Justice
Economic Impacts
Aquatic Resources
Sea Level Rise
Environmental Health Hazards
Nature-based Solutions
Land Use
Open Resource

Resilience Steps


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