The Community Forest and Open Space Conservation Program (Community Forest Program) of the Forest Service offers a unique opportunity for communities to acquire and conserve forests that provide public access and recreational opportunities, protect vital water supplies and wildlife habitat, serve as
demonstration sites for private forest landowners, and provide economic benefits from timber and non-timber products.
Please view the Community Forest Program Website to see the Request for Applications, Application Guidance, FAQs and other information about the Community Forest Program and how to apply.
How the Community Forest Program Works US Forest Service (usda.gov)
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Eligibility Requirements Applicants for the HSI Education Grants Program must meet all the requirements discussed in this RFA.
Applications may only be submitted by Hispanic-Serving Institutions.
To be considered an HSI, institutions must have a minimum of 25 percent undergraduate full-time Hispanic enrollment.
Failure to meet an eligibility criterion by the application deadline may result in the application being excluded from consideration and, even though an application may be reviewed, will preclude NIFA from making an award.
Duplicate or Multiple Submissions – duplicate or multiple submissions are not allowed.
NIFA will disqualify both applications if an applicant submits duplicate or multiple submissions.
For those new to Federal financial assistance, NIFA’s Grants Overview provides highly recommended information about grants and other resources to help understand the Federal awards process.Full Opportunity Web Address:https://www.fs.usda.gov/managing-land/private-land/community-forest/programContact: Agency Email Description:
Program Manager Agency Email: Date Posted:
2021-11-10Application Due Date: Archive Date: