FY 2014 Conservation Innovation Grant - MA

Quick Facts

Due DateJuly 31, 2014 (Thursday)
Award Amount$ 10,000 - $ 75,000
Category of Funding ActivityAgriculture
Environment
Natural Resources
Eligible Applicants
  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Individuals
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Small businesses

Program Description

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in the state of Massachusetts is an agency under the United States Department of Agriculture, and is announcing the availability of Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG)to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies. Applications are accepted for projects located entirely within the state of Massachusetts. MA-NRCS anticipates that the amount available for support of this program in FY 2014 will be approximately $130,000. Applications are requested from eligible governmental or non-governmental organizations or individuals for competitive consideration of grant awards for projects between 1 and 3 years in duration.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberUSDA-NRCS-MA-14-01
Funding Opportunity TitleFY 2014 Conservation Innovation Grant - MA
Opportunity CategoryAgriculture
Environment
Natural Resources
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of Awards2
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementYes
Posted DateJune 6, 2014 (Friday)
Application Due DateJuly 31, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Archive DateAugust 30, 2014 (Saturday)
Total Program Funding$ 130,000
Award Amount$ 10,000 - $ 75,000
CFDA Number
  • 10.912 - Environmental Quality Incentives Program
  • 000000

Eligible Applicants

  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Individuals
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Small businesses

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Agriculture
Program Information Website-
ContactOffice: Natural Resources Conservation Service
Address: MA STATE OFFICE
Ted Nicholson
State Administrative Officer
Phone 413-253-4364
Ted Nicholson

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