Oregon Wildlife Foundation Grants
Oregon Wildlife FoundationSuggest an update
Next deadline: Aug 9, 2020 5:00pm PDT
Later deadlines: Nov 1, 2020 4:00pm PST, Feb 5, 2021 5:00pm PST, May 4, 2021 5:00pm PDT
Grant amount: Up to US $5,000
Fields of work: Environmental Education Land/Habitat Conservation Environmental Conservation Natural Resources Wildlife Management Fisheries Habitat & Ecosystem Restoration Outdoor Recreation Invasive Species Control Show all
Applicant type: Individuals, Government Entity, Nonprofit, College / University, Elementary / Secondary School
Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Project / Program
Location of project: Oregon
Location of residency: United StatesView website Save
Thank you for your interest in applying for funding from the Oregon Wildlife Foundation.
- fish and/or wildlife habitat restoration
- public access preservation, restoration, or improvement
- natural resource or outdoor education
- invasive species removal or control
- studies that support improved fish/wildlife management
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- We offer small grant awards to the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW), tax-exempt organizations, volunteer groups with a fiscal sponsor, and qualified individuals
- We make cost reimbursement grants only.
- Foundation funds must be matched dollar-for-dollar, in cash or in-kind from other sources.
- It’s appealing to the Foundation if the applicant's organization is also contributing cash, even a small amount, to the project.
- Projects that conserve or restore an Oregon Conservation Strategy habitat or Strategy species will be given priority.
- The Foundation is particularly interested in projects that conserve, restore, or improve oak savannah or wetland habitats.
- Overhead or administrative costs will not be reimbursed.
- Salaries, except for project-related contract personnel, will not be reimbursed.
- Other disallowable uses of Foundation funds include fundraising or advocacy activities, ongoing operating expenses, and pass-through grants.
- Projects taking place outside the state of Oregon will not be considered.
- The following are additional project types/activities that are not eligible for grant funding from the Oregon Wildlife Foundation:
- Capital or endowment campaigns.
- Scholarships or fellowships unless they are directly supporting a project in which the Foundation is a partner.
- Improvement of natural resources for private gain.
- Acquisition of land.
- Required mitigation or toxic cleanups.
- Wildlife rehabilitation or captive breeding programs.
- Predator control activities.