Recruitment and Retention Grant Program


Application and grant cycle

Project period

Three rounds of grants are planned. With the completion of round 3, all of the funds that were appropriated by the 2015 Legislature for angler and hunter recruitment and retention have been awarded. No additional funding is currently appropriated for additional grant rounds. If funds are made available in the future for additional grants, information will be available on these web pages.

Round 1 applications were due by Jan. 29, 2016. Funded projects must begin promptly after an agreement has been signed. All work funded must be completed no later than June 30, 2017.

List of grants funded in Round 1

Round 2 applications were due by Oct. 13, 2016. Funded projects must begin promptly after an agreement has been signed. All work funded must be completed no later than Saturday, June 30, 2018.

List of grants funded in Round 2

Round 3 applications were due by Jan. 19, 2017. Funded projects must begin promptly after an agreement has been signed. All work funded must be completed no later than Saturday, June 30, 2018.

How to apply

If you have questions about your application, please email Jeff Ledermann at jeff.ledermann@state.mn.us

Use the subject title: Angler and Hunter Recruitment & Retention Grant