Grants.gov is the website used by federal agencies to announce and process grant opportunities. Announcements for continuing and grant programs including any amendments are posted on Grants.gov.
The Office for Coastal Management’s competitive grant announcements can be found on Grants.gov by searching under the following Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CDFA) numbers:
- 11.419 – Coastal Zone Management Administration (Projects of Special Merit, Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program, NERR Collaborative Science Program)
- 11.420 – Coastal Zone Management Estuarine Research Reserves
- 11.473 – Office for Coastal Management (Coastal Resilience, Bay Watershed Education and Training, Great Lakes Areas of Concern Land Acquisition)
- 11.482 – Coral Reef Conservation Program
Table 1.0: Open or Recent NOAA Grant Announcements
|Grant Opportunities||Federal Funding Opportunity Announcements
(posted on Grants.gov)
|Dates of Interest|
|Letters of Intent or Pre-applications||Proposal Deadline||Earliest Start Date|
|Office for Coastal Management – National Estuarine Research Reserve System||FY20-21 Margaret A. Davidson Graduate Fellowships for the National Estuarine Research Reserve System||N/A||11:59 p.m.
December 20, 2019
|August 1, 2020|
|Office for Coastal Management – NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program||Fiscal Year 2020-2021 CRCP International Coral Reef Conservation Cooperative Agreements||11:59 p.m.
October 1, 2019
January 7, 2020
|October 1, 2020|
|NOAA-wide announcement||FY2018 – FY2020 NOAA Broad Agency Announcement. The notice requests proposals for special projects and programs associated with NOAA's strategic plan and mission goals. This broad agency announcement is a mechanism to encourage research, education and outreach, innovative projects, or sponsorships that are not addressed through NOAA competitive discretionary programs. It is not a mechanism for awarding congressionally directed funds. Funding for potential projects in this notice is contingent upon the availability Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations.||N/A||11:59 p.m.
May 15, 2020
|If found meritorious, generally 3 to 6 months after submission|