COVE POINT NATURAL HERITAGE TRUST

The mission of the Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust is to preserve and protect ecologically sensitive sites at Cove Point and vicinity through land conservation, scientific research, and environmental education.

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Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust
11785 Clifton Drive
P.O. Box 336
Lusby, MD 20657
410.394.1300

 

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

The mission of Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust is to preserve and protect ecologically sensitive sites in Southern Maryland through land conservation, acquisition, scientific research, and environmental education. Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust has several ways in which it disperses funds to fulfill its mission.

CPNHT provides funding in three categories; scientific research, environmental education contributions, and conservation program/project grants.

RESEARCH GRANTS

Scientific research is funded through our Research Grants. We are a Bay focused group whose area of concern is Cove Point and Hellen Creek natural areas, southern Calvert County, and Southern Maryland. These grants can be for one or more years and are for the purpose of scientific research that produces a paper or report accessible from our web page. Grant Range $1,000 to $20,000.

Application deadlines March 1 and October 1
Grant Application - pdf
Grant Application - doc

EDUCATION/CONTRIBUTION FUND

CPNHT supports environmental education through our Education/Contribution Fund. We support the Maryland Green Schools program and work locally with school environmental outreach programs. These requests are limited to non-profits and educational institutions. Grant Range $500 to $7,000.

Application deadlines March 1 and October 1
Grant Application - pdf
Grant Application - doc

GRANT/OUTREACH FUND

CPNHT supports conservation through environmental projects with our Grant/Outreach Fund. These requests are limited to non-profits and local government. Grant Range $500 to $15,000.

Application deadlines March 1 and October 1
Grant Application - pdf
Grant Application - doc

 

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