Knowles-Nelson Stewardship grants due March 15, 2021

 Knowles-Nelson Stewardship grants to Nonprofit Conservation Organizations (NCOs) applications will be due March 15, 2021, for the following grant subprograms:

  • Habitat Area grants
  • Natural Area grants
  • Stream Bank Protection grants
  • State Trail grants

Application material for the fiscal 2021-2022 NCO grant cycle is available online:

This application cycle is open to nonprofit applicants for land acquisition projects. Please direct any questions to DNR Grant Project Managers for the appropriate region.  You can find their contact information on DNR's website.

On behalf of DNR's NCO grant team, we look forward to working with you and the next round of Knowles-Nelson Stewardship successes. 


Pam Foster Felt

Stewardship Nonprofit Grant Manager