Conservation Partners Legacy Grant Program

CPL logo - restore, protect, enhance, fish game wildlife habitat

All FY16 grant cycles open August 1, 2015.
FY16 CPL Request for Proposals This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.

The Conservation Partners Legacy (CPL) Grant Program funds conservation projects that restore, enhance, or protect forests, wetlands, prairies, and habitat for fish, game, and wildlife in Minnesota. Funding for the CPL grant program is from the Outdoor Heritage Fund, created by the people of Minnesota. The CPL Program has been recommended by the L-SOHC to (and approved by) the MN Legislature annually since 2009.

 

The MN DNR manages this reimbursable program to provide competitive matching grants from $5,000 to $400,000 to local, regional, state, and national nonprofit organizations, including government entities.

The Traditional and Metro grant cycles are now open. Apply by September 14!

The Expedited Conservation Projects (ECP) grant cycle is open continuously through May 18 or until all funds have been awarded. Apply now!

Use the CPL grant cycle comparison chart This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. to determine which grant cycle best fits your project.

Sign up here for the CPL Listserv and be the first to know when new information is available, including application open and close dates, deadline reminders, and award announcements.

CPL users survey results This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.

 

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