Schedule for Grant Application and Review

ROUND 1 (small grant projects only):

08/12/16 – Preliminary application due

09/09/16 – Final application due by 4:00 p.m.

10/19/16 – MMSWMD Advisory Committee review

11/09/15 – MMSWMD Executive Board decision

12/10/16 – “Estimated” MDNR approval

01/01/17 –  Projected start date (following approval by Executive Board and MDNR)

 

ROUND 2 (large grant projects only):

11/04/16 – Preliminary application due (reqired)

01/06/17 – Final application due by 4:00 p.m.

01/18/17 – MMSWMD Advisory Committee review

02/08/17 –  MMSWMD Executive Board decision

03/8/17 – “Estimated” MDNR approval

04/01/17 – Projected start date (following approval by Executive Board and MDNR)

 

**Any money that has not been distributed in Round 1 will be allocated into Round 3.  Round 3 will only take place if there is any funding left from Round 1.  If the 3rd round takes place, the schedule will be as follows:

 

ROUND 3 (small grant projects only):

02/10/17 – Preliminary application due

03/17/17 – Final application due by 4:00 p.m.

04/19/17 – MMSWMD Advisory Committee review

05/10/17 – MMSWMD Executive Board decision

06/10/17 – “Estimated” MDNR approval

07/01/17 – Projected start date (following approval by Executive Board and MDNR)

 

Items in Bold are required elements and dates/times are firm. Executive Board approval is required of all grants, but the Executive Board may chose to evaluate grants further and delay the final decision.

 

District Grant Writing Workshops are scheduled to assist applicants.The schedule is as follows:

  • July 19, 2016 from 1 PM to 3 PM
  • July 27, 2016 from 10 AM to 12 PM

Workshops will be held in Conference Room 3A of the Daniel Boone Building, 701 E. Broadway, Columbia.