Longleaf Stewardship Fund 2014 RFP Available

Longleaf Stewardship Fund 2014 RFP Available

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) is seeking proposals to expand, enhance and accelerate longleaf pine ecosystem restoration across longleaf pine’s historical range. The Longleaf Stewardship Fund is a landmark public-private partnership supported with Federal funding from the Department of Defense, USDA’s Forest Service and Natural Resources Conservation Service, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, and private funding from Southern Company and International Paper’s Forestland Stewards Initiative.

Please closely review the RFP available at http://www.nfwf.org/longleaf/Pages/lsf-rfp-2014.aspx for funding priorities, competitive criteria, and eligibility guidelines. Proposals must be submitted by 11:59pm (CST) on February 13, 2014 via NFWF’s online application system in order to be considered.

An informational webinar will be held on January 9, 2014 at 2:00pm EST/1:00pm CST. You may register for this webinar at https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/552635248.   

Interested applicants may contact Suzanne Sessine at suzanne.sessine@nfwf.org, or Jon Scott at jonathan.scott@nfwf.org, with any questions and to discuss project ideas.