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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 a list of funding programs 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 Funding Team.

RESEARCH MEMO OF THE MONTH:

LAND ACQUISITION FUNDING - updated June '16

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 updated funding sources which allow land acquisition. As always, if you have any additional resources to share, please contact the Funding Team.

More Research Memos:

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION FUNDING - updated July '15

RECREATION AND TOURISM DEVELOPMENT FUNDING - updated August '15

HABITAT PRESERVATION AND RESTORATION FUNDING - updated August '15

RIPARIAN, WETLAND, & AQUATIC HABITAT RESTORATION FUNDING - updated August '15

PARKS AND TRAILS FUNDING - updated August '15

CEQA/NEPA FUNDING FOR RESTORATION PROJECTS - updated October '15

FUEL REDUCTION ON PUBLIC AND PRIVATE LAND - published November '15

ABANDONED MINE LAND REMEDIATION FUNDING - published January '16

GRANTS FOR TRIBES AND TRIBAL ENTITIES - published April '16

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 here.  To add yourself to the mailing list, please click here.

SUCCESS STORIES:

Congratulations to the Fall River Resource Conservation District, the Mariposa Resource Conservation District, and the Sierra Institute for Community and Environment, all of which received U.S. Forest Service Wood Innovations grants for their biomass energy projects. In addition, the Northern California Community Loan Fund received a Wood Innovations grant to provide financing technical assistance to biomass and bioenergy projects. This will be a big boost to the biomass/bioenergy industry in the Region.

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 here for a list of SNC Area Representatives.

 

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Sierra Nevada Conservancy
Grant Program Contacts

Grants Project Map

Please click on the map above to find the contact information for the SNC Representative or Manager in your area.

If you have general questions about the SNC Grant Program, please contact the SNC Grant Program Coordinator, Patrick Eidman at (530) 823-4689.