Application and grant cycle

Project period

The fourth round of grants is open until 2 p.m. CDT, Thursday, June 28, 2018. 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 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.

List of grants funded in Round 3

Round 4

How to apply

You must use the forms supplied in this packet and must include all documentation at the time you submit your written application. An instruction sheet is included with the forms. Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted. Applications must be received by e-mail by 2 p.m. CDT on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Applications not received prior to 2 p.m. CDT on Thursday, June 28, 2018, will not be accepted.

If you have questions about your application, please email Jeff Ledermann at [email protected]. Use the subject title: Angler and Hunter Recruitment & Retention Grant

  • Applications are due by 2 p.m. CDT on Thursday, June 28, 2018.
  • Grant project start date: Due to application review and finalization of contracts, applicants should not expect to start project work until approximately Oct. 1, 2018.
  • Grant Agreement Contracts must be signed and fully executed: On or before Dec. 31, 2018.
  • Projects must be completed by: Dec. 31, 2019.
  • Final Grant Report and invoices for allowable expenses must be received by: Janu. 31, 2020, or within 30 days after completion of the grant.