The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation has announced that the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the 2013 Long Island Sound Futures Fund (LISFF) has been released at www.nfwf.org/lisff. Please read over the RFP carefully for details on available funding, deadlines, and to find out where your proposed project might fit. Proposals are due April 18, 2013.
Also available at www.nfwf.org/lisff are useful documents, including tips for submitting a successful proposal, examples of the required project narratives for each type of application, a guide for submitting habitat restoration proposals, and a list of technical advisors we encourage you to consult with prior to submitting an application.
Since 2005 the program has invested $10.5 million in 261 projects in communities surrounding the Sound.