R3 Sport Fish Restoration (TO STATE FISH AND GAME AGENCIES ONLY)

The summary for the R3 Sport Fish Restoration (TO STATE FISH AND GAME AGENCIES ONLY) grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Fish and Wildlife Service, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
R3 Sport Fish Restoration (TO STATE FISH AND GAME AGENCIES ONLY): The Sport Fish Restoration Act of 1950 (Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act), 64 Stat. 430 as amended; 16 U.S.C. 777-777m, was passed on August 9, 1950. It was modeled after the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act to create a parallel program for management conservation, and restoration of fishery resources. The Sport Fish Restoration Grant Program (SFR) is funded by revenues collected from the manufacturers of fishing rods, reels, creels, lures, flies and artificial baits, who pay an excise tax on these items to the U.S. Treasury. An amendment in 1984 (Wallop-Breaux Amendment) added new provisions to the Act by extending the excise tax to previously untaxed items of sport fishing equipment. SFR provides funding to restore, conserve, manage, or enhance sport fish populations and the public use and benefits from these resources; and to provide boating access to public waters. Additional information about SFR is on the internet at http://wsfrprograms.fws.gov/Subpages/GrantPrograms/SFR/SFR.htm.
Federal Grant Title: R3 Sport Fish Restoration (TO STATE FISH AND GAME AGENCIES ONLY)
Federal Agency Name: Fish and Wildlife Service
Grant Categories: Natural Resources
Type of Opportunity: Mandatory
Funding Opportunity Number: F16AS00082
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 15.605
CFDA Descriptions: Sport Fish Restoration Program
Current Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2017 Extended date in order to apply befo
Original Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2017 Extended date in order to apply befo
Posted Date: Jan 14, 2016
Creation Date: Jan 14, 2016
Archive Date: Dec 31, 2017
Total Program Funding: $0
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $10,000,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $1,000
Expected Number of Awards: 200
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
State governments
Grant Announcement Contact
Fish and Wildlife Branch Chief Abbey Kucera 612-713-5137 Abbey_Kucera@fws.gov
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Fish and Wildlife Service 703-358-2459
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