Funding Opportunities for the Sierra Nevada Region
YOU ARE OUR PARTNERS!
The Sierra Nevada Conservancy looks to the organizations, agencies, and local governments in the region to help achieve its vision for the future - that the magnificent Sierra Nevada Region enjoys outstanding environmental, economic and social health with vibrant communities and landscapes sustained for future generations. This page has some resources that can help you find and obtain funding to achieve these goals.
CALENDAR OF UPCOMING GRANTS:
The SNC Funding Team maintains Funding Team.anticipated over the next year. This listing can help you with advance planning for your funding needs. The calendar is updated monthly. If you know of relevant grants that are not listed, please contact the Sierra Nevada Conservancy
RESEARCH MEMO OF THE MONTH:
Each month the Sierra Nevada Conservancy Funding Team will present a grant research memo which compiles available grant opportunities for particular types of projects. This month’s research memo gives you a variety of funding sources for tribes and tribal entities. These include grants in the other research memos for which tribes are eligible applicants as well as grants specifically for tribes and tribal entities. As always, if you have any additional resources to share, please contact the Funding Team.
More Research Memos:
LAND ACQUISITION FUNDING - updated June '15
ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION FUNDING - updated July '15
MONTHLY FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES NEWSLETTER:
The SNC Funding Team puts out a monthly newsletter with more timely grants and funding information. You can access the latest newsletter . To add yourself to the mailing list, please click here.
A BIG congratulations to Tuolumne County, which will receive over $70 million in funding from the Housing and Urban Development Natural Disaster Resilience Competition to pilot its Community and Watershed Resilience Program in areas affected by the 2013 Rim Fire. The funding will be used to support forest and watershed health, develop a bioenergy and wood products facility, and establish a community resilience center.
MORE INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE:
Do you have a question about a specific grant or a general funding strategy for your organization? Individual funding assistance is available to nonprofit organizations, agencies and local governments in the SNC region. Contact your SNC Area Representative for more information. Please click for a list of SNC Area Representatives.