Grant Round Information

Total Grant Round
Minimum Request
Maximum Request
Average Grant Award
$100K - $1M
Match Requirement
50% cash or contributed goods and services. (Both Federal and non-Federal funds may be considered as match.)
RFP Release
March (annual)
Pre-application Due
April (annual)
Final Application Due
June (annual)

NFWF Acres for America

Acres for America is the leading public-private land conservation partnership in the United States. In 2005, NFWF and Walmart teamed up to establish the Acres for America program to conserve lands of national significance, protect critical fish and wildlife habitat, and benefit people and local economies.

• Conserve critical habitats for birds, fish, plants and wildlife
• Connect existing protected lands to unify wild places
and protect migration routes
• Provide access for people to enjoy the outdoors
• Ensure the future of local economies that depend on
forestry, ranching and recreation

Who Can Apply?
Cities, Conservation Districts, Counties, Nonprofit Organizations, State Agencies
Project Types
Restoration Types
Geography/Land Ownership