Fuels Management Youth Employment, Spokane District

Quick Facts

Due DateApril 17, 2014 (Thursday)
Award Amount$ 1 - $ 80,000
Category of Funding ActivityNatural Resources
Eligible Applicants
  • Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity below)

Program Description

The BLM is interested in working with youth conservation corps crews to complete conservation projects that provide crew members with the opportunity to gain experience, learn about public lands, further their understanding and appreciation of natural and cultural resources, and pique their interest in natural resource careers. Young men and women who participate in the rehabilitation and restoration of our nation's natural, cultural, historic, archaeological, recreational, and scenic treasures will gain an increased appreciation and understanding of our public lands and of the value of public service, and are likely to become life-long advocates for those values. The objective of this project is to provide youth the opportunity to connect with the natural world through the completion of Fuels Management projects on Federal, State, County, and private lands in Washington State. The goal of these projects will be to provide youth with positive work experiences, develop work skills and a sense of personal responsibility, encourage a long term community service commitment, and create the potential for future employment in natural resource management.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberL14AS00054
Funding Opportunity TitleFuels Management Youth Employment, Spokane District
Opportunity CategoryNatural Resources
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of Awards1
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementYes
Posted DateMarch 20, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Due DateApril 17, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Archive DateMarch 19, 2015 (Thursday)
Total Program Funding$ 500,000
Award Amount$ 1 - $ 80,000
CFDA Number
  • 15.228 - National Fire Plan - Wildland Urban Interface Community Fire Assistance

Eligible Applicants

  • Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity below)

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of the Interior
Program Information WebsiteClick on APPLICATION tab above to download full announcement instructions and application package.
ContactOffice: Bureau of Land Management
Sheri Dowley, 503-808-6243
sdowley@blm.gov

Fuels Management Youth Employment, Spokane

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