Sustain Our Great Lakes is now inviting applications for competitive grant funding. 

2013 Request For Proposals

The Request for Proposals can be viewed by clicking here.  To be considered for funding, pre-proposals must be submitted online ( by 5 PM Eastern Time on February 14, 2013.

Grant funding will be awarded in three categories:

  • Habitat Restoration
  • Delisting of Habitat-Related Beneficial Use Impairments
  • Private Landowner Technical Assistance.

Approximately $5-9 million is expected to be available for grant awards.  Individual grant awards will range from $25,000 to $1.5 million.

2013 Funding Opportunity Webinar 

On January 15, 2013, Sustain Our Great Lakes will host a webinar to provide additional information about the current funding opportunity.  The webinar will begin at 11 AM Eastern Time/10 AM Central Time and last for approximately 1 hour.

Webinar participants will learn about funding priorities and the application process, see examples of past projects, receive tips for submitting competitive proposals, and have the opportunity to ask questions.

To register for the webinar, please go to: