Aquatic Invasive Species Grants to Great Lakes States Fiscal Year 2016 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative


Under FY16 appropriations to the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) anticipates providing grants to support implementation of Great Lakes State Aquatic Invasive Nuisance Species Management Plans (State Plans), and support for the implementation of a Great Lakes Interstate Aquatic Invasive Species Management Plan (Interstate Plan). Two year grant awards will be used by states (including for developing the Interstate Plan) for activities that directly relate to the protection and restoration of the Great Lakes and Great Lakes Basin. Priorities for funding will include FY13 GLRI AIS grant expenditure rates, Description of accomplishments that resulted from implementing past grants, and Projections of accomplishments that are enumerated for each of the performance metrics listed in GLRI Action Plan II. Grant proposals will be submitted either through, or via email to the address listed in section VIII of the Notice of Funding Opportunity.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of the Interior
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Number of Awards Available
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Application Procedure
See NOFO for application instructions
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Michael Hoff 612-713-5114
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $100,000.00 to $800,000.00


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