January 24, 2018
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Eastern Maine Conservation Initiative conservation grants available

Community Author: George Herrick
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Eastern Maine Conservation Initiative awards grants of $1,000 to $3,000 annually for academic or professional studies or endeavors in support of environmental sciences, wildlife conservation, cultural geography or historical research related to Eastern Maine. It has also funded projects for local historical societies.

Generally, in reviewing grant proposals, EMCI looks for a definition of the problem, a statement of a solution that would address the problem, the actions needed to achieve the solution, and how the applicant might work with other entities focused on the same area of interest. Budgetary details and methodology specifics would need to be spelled out. A report is expected.

Inquiries may be addressed to President of EMCI, George Herrick, at gghroque@gmail.com or tel. 401-841-8776. Visit the website: www.emcimaine.org . The deadline for proposals is Jan. 15, 2018. Grants will be awarded in February 2018.