Call for Proposals to Build Coastal Resilience – $9.5 Million Available

The California Ocean Protection Council (OPC) is pleased to announce the release of a solicitation for projects that build resilience on the coast to prepare for and adapt to the impacts of sea-level rise. Specific project types include research-based projects that focus on coastal habitat mapping, contaminated sites, and socio-economic impacts, and implementation projects that work to provide resilience to climate change through restoration and/or habitat enhancement.OPC anticipates having $9.5 million to distribute through this round of funding, and letters of intent are due to on June 13, 2022.

OPC staff will hold an informational webinar for prospective applicants on May 19 from 2:00-3:00 PM. This webinar will include an overview of the solicitation, the letter of intent template, and an opportunity to ask questions. To register for the webinar and get more information, please complete the Webinar Registration Form. Please see the Prop 68 webpage for more information about the solicitation and letter of intent submission materials.

Categories: Funding Opportunities and Updates, Grant Projects, Sea-Level Rise, Strategic Goal 1: Climate Change