Public Awareness and Educational Grants

The Trust is seeking grant proposals to assist in implementation of our mission and the education and outreach elements identified in our Strategic Plan Statement of Need, as follows:

1. Public awareness and education on the values of wetlands, grasslands, and riparian areas; importance of maintaining soil health and the interconnection with water quality and the overall health of our natural resources.

2. Public awareness and education on the importance of North Dakota natural resources.

Attached are supporting documents for your organization to use detailing grant requirements as well as the Trust’s statement of need. The Small Grant funding availability was increased to $75,000 and approved at our January 10th Board meeting and the deadline for 2018 project submissions is March 30, 2018.  Application forms (the link below) can be emailed to Jesse Beckers or Kathy Kirschman or mailed to either of their attention at NDNRT, 1605 E Capitol Ave, Ste 101, Bismarck ND 58501.

Request for Proposals


Application Form


Program Evaluation Form


Small Grant Program flyer


If you have any questions or request guidance feel free to contact our office at: (701) 223-8501. Thank you and we look forward to seeing your project ideas!