BLM-ES, Cultural and Paleontological Resource Managment Program - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Opportunity NumberL19AS00073
Opportunity TitleBLM-ES, Cultural and Paleontological Resource Managment Program
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateJune 13, 2019 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateJune 13, 2019 (Thursday)
Close DateAugust 13, 2019 (Tuesday)
Award Amount$10,000 - $500,000 (total funding : $500,000)

Funding Detail Description

BLM (Eastern States) manages multiple archaeological and historic sites, artifact collections, places of traditional cultural importance to American Indians and other communities, and paleontological resources that occur on several million acres of federal lands in the Eastern States. Collectively, these ¿heritage resources¿ represent over ten years of human occupation, and millions of years of the earth¿s natural history. BLM Cultural Heritage and Paleontology Programs coordinate management, preservation, education and outreach efforts, economic opportunities, and public uses of a fragile, nonrenewable scientific record that represents an important component of America¿s heritage.The BLM (Eastern States) Cultural Heritage and Paleontology Resource Management Programs seek to establish partnerships that collaboratively encourage the public to learn about and engage with heritage resources in Eastern States, with the goals of creating a conservation stewardship legacy second only to Teddy Roosevelt, restoring trust and being a good neighbor, and sustainably developing energy and natural resources.

Funding Additional Information

Agency NameBureau of Land Management
Important Dates
Post DateJune 13, 2019 (Thursday)
Close DateAugust 13, 2019 (Tuesday)
Last Updated DateJune 13, 2019 (Thursday)
Archive DateDecember 10, 2019 (Tuesday)
Awards Detail
Award Floor$10,000
Award Ceiling$500,000
Estimated Total Program Funding$500,000
Expected Number Of Awards5
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional InformationClick on the full announcement link above to access the Funding Opportunity Announcement
Additional Information URLhttp://www.grants.gov

CFDA Numbers

Next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this grant.
  • 15.224 - Cultural Resource Management

Categories of Funding Activities

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Natural Resources

Category Explanation

  • N/A

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants

  • Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity below)
  • State governments
  • County governments
  • City or township governments
  • Special district governments
  • Independent school districts
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
  • Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Individuals
  • For-profit organizations other than small businesses
  • Small businesses
  • Others

Additional Information on Eligibility

  • N/A

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor ContactGrants Management Specialist Brandon Riley (202) 912-7540