2021 NEP Coastal Watersheds Grant

2021 Coastal Watersheds Grant


Download the 2021 RFPLOI Submittal Portal Opens 4/19/21Eligibility Areas

Restore America’s Estuaries (RAE) is pleased to announce the availability of the 2021 National Estuary Program Coastal Watersheds Grant (NEP CWG) Request for Proposals (RFP)

Now in its second year, the NEP CWG Program is a nationally competitive grants program designed to support projects that address urgent and challenging issues threatening the well-being of coastal and estuarine areas within determined estuaries of national significance. In 2020, the NEP CWG awarded more than $1.3 million to eight projects 

RAE will select grantees through a two-step process: 1) Letters of Intent (LOI); and 2) full proposals by invitation only. The submittal portal opens April 19, 2021 – all LOI’s are due June 7. 

Only projects occurring within the geographic eligibility areas may receive funding.   

There will be two informational webinars will offered for interested applicants. Click below for details and to register: 

For more information, please contact Suzanne Simon, NEP Coastal Watershed Grants Program Director or visit the CWG website