Funding

ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation program

The ConocoPhillips SPIRIT of Conservation program is inviting applications for competitive grant funding to be awarded through the 2022 funding cycle. The purpose of this funding is to help address the loss of 3 billion birds since 1970 by supporting projects that conserve, restore, or enhance grassland, wetland, sage-steppe, and coastal habitats for birds; or gather lacking bird population data with innovative methods, with an emphasis in focal geographies. The program is a partnership among ConocoPhillips, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).

Funded projects should be completed within three years following finalization of a grant agreement.

Note CA is not a priority state in 2022 – Priority states include Alaska, Louisiana, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming.

Funding Agency

The program is a partnership among ConocoPhillips, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Contact

Amount

$50-250,000. Approx -$1,100,000 is expected to be available for grant awards in 2022.

Funding Cycle

Application Deadline

May 25, 2022