Job and Grant Opportunities with Other Organizations

Job and Grant Opportunities with Other Organizations

Jobs and Fellowships

Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council – Monitoring and Research Director

Applicant must have a Master’s degree in aquatic science
or related field or a bachelor’s degree and five years of experience in water resource management; excellent written and verbal communications skills; and demonstrated proficiency with computers and relevant software.

Application Procedure
Send resume and cover letter to:
Gail Gruenwald, Executive Director
Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council
426 Bay Street, Petoskey, MI 49770

To view full description, visit Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council.

Please contact if you would like your opening posted here.


2018-19 Wisconsin Coastal Management Program Grants Available
Due: November 3, 2017

The Wisconsin Coastal Management Program (WCMP) is seeking proposals to enhance, preserve, protect and restore resources within the state’s coastal zone – all counties adjacent to Lakes Superior and Michigan, with their nearly 1000 miles of shoreline. They anticipate awarding up to $1.5 million in grant funding.

WCMP Grants are available for coastal wetland protection and habitat restoration, nonpoint source pollution control, coastal resource and community planning, Great Lakes education, public access and historic preservation. Applications are due November 3, 2017.

Applicants are encouraged to contact WCMP staff early to discuss ideas for project proposals and application requirements. When developing proposals, please pay close attention to the following items:

· Application materials and the Request for Proposals are available on the WCMP website (
· There is a cost-share requirement for all projects. Matching funds must be from non-federal sources, and may be in the form of in-kind contributions.
· For habitat restoration and construction projects, be sure to include copies of all required permits or permit applications and title documentation with the application materials.
· For all projects, be sure to include copies of required documentation and letters of support.

WCMP has scheduled three informational workshops to discuss the grant application process and funding priorities. If you have questions, please call WCMP at (608) 267-7982.

The meeting dates and locations are as follows:

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
Neville Public Museum
210 Museum Place, Green Bay

Thursday, September 7, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center
29270 County Highway G, Ashland

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
Port Milwaukee
2323 S. Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee


For a list of foundations and other funding sources that also may be able to provide financial backing for your project follow the links below:


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