OPC announces new grant proposal solicitation for Proposition 1 projects
The California Ocean Protection Council, part of the California Natural Resources Agency, is pleased to announce a new solicitation for grant proposals for projects benefiting California’s ocean and coast, made possible with funding from Proposition 1.
Applicants should carefully review the OPC Proposition 1 Grant Guidelines, the Grant Proposal Solicitation and Application Instructions, and the forms and templates found on the OPC’s Prop 1 webpage. The OPC Prop 1 webpage and all related documents can be found HERE.
The priority issue areas for this round of Proposition 1 funding are: marine managed areas; coastal and ocean water quality impacts; fisheries; and climate change adaptation. The OPC also encourages applications for wetland and other coastal habitat restoration projects such as those typically funded with Proposition 1 funding. See the Grant Guidelines and Grant Proposal Solicitation for more details on funding priorities. Applications are due February 23, 2018.