Proposition 1 Grants

Conservancy Proposition 1 grants fund multi-benefit ecosystem and watershed protection and restoration projects. Priority project types include: water sustainability improvements, anadromous fish habitat enhancement, wetland restoration and urban greening. Applications in the current Proposal Solicitation are due June 8, 2018. The application has two parts: a cover sheet and a project description.

The powerpoint from the recent Prop 1 webinar is posted here.

The Coastal Conservancy will offer three grant rounds per year.  Some solicitations will be open to all eligible projects, others will target specific Proposition 1 priorities identified in the Coastal Conservancy’s Strategic Plan. In September 2016, the Conservancy updated its Proposition 1 Grant Program Guidelines.

Prop 1 Schedule

The Coastal Conservancy will offer three grant rounds this year:

    RFP Released

Proposals Due 

Eligible Projects

Fall 2017

Aug. 14 2017

Oct. 31, 2017

Any Prop 1 Priority

Winter 2017

Jan. 2018

Mar. 30,  2018

Central Coast Region – priorities urban greening, water reliability and land conservation

Spring 2018 April 6, 2018

June 8, 2018

Any Prop 1 Priority

Grants Awarded by Coastal Conservancy

A table of the Proposition 1 grants awarded by the Conservancy is posted here with links to the staff recommendations.

Grant News

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