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Wood-Pawcatuck Wild and Scenic Rivers Stewardship Council

Community Grants Program

Up to $12,000
Environmental, Rivers and Lakes

The Wood-Pawcatuck Wild and Scenic Rivers Stewardship Council is pleased to announce the opening of our Community Grants program for 2024!

Our community grants support efforts to preserve, protect and enhance the Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed. Through this grant program, we provide funding to organizations and individuals whose projects align with our Stewardship Plan – Chapter 6.

Eligible Applicants: Non-profit organizations, municipalities, tribal nations, state agencies, land trusts, individual educators, schools and other educational institutions and individual citizens may all submit proposals. Individuals should apply with a town or non-profit.

Application Period: Grant applications will be accepted via email to WPWildRivers@WPWA.org through December 29th, 2023.

Grant Awards: Grants up to $12,000 are available. These funds are not eligible as match for other federal grant programs.

Process and Application: See here for the Grant Proposal Process and Application. For questions, please reach out to town, tribal, state agency, or non-profit appointed Representatives on the Stewardship Council. Email Casey Merkle, if you’d like to be connected with a Representative(s) at WPWildRivers@WPWA.org.