2021 NEP Coastal Watersheds Grant

2021 Coastal Watersheds Grant


The window to submit Letters of Intent for the 2021 Coastal Watersheds Grant is now closed. Notifications regarding the status of 2021 CWG LOIs went out on Monday, July 19. If you were expecting an email and did not receive it, please check your spam/junk folder. If you still cannot find the email, please contact Suzanne Simon for assistance.

Download the 2021 RFPEligibility Areas

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 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) 

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

An informational webinar was held on May 5, 2021 for prospective applicants. Please view the recorded video below for details:

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