**Some programs are limited. Please read solicitations carefully and consult your Office of Research for specifics, such as limited applications through your university and internal application deadlines.**

The Service is the primary fish and wildlife conservation agency within the Executive Branch of the U.S. government, tasked with a diverse array of responsibilities related to conservation and societal valuation of public trust resources. The Migratory Bird and Science Applications programs of the Southeast Fish & Wildlife Service seek to maximize the conservation of birds and other trust resources by jointly working to maintain bird populations at prescribed levels, provide leadership in conservation and management of trust species and their habitats, manage data and information for use in decision making, and ensure the meaningful inclusion of multiple partners and stakeholders in landscape-scale planning and implementation of conservation actions

Estimated Total Program Funding: $500,000
Award Ceiling: $500,000
Award Floor: $25,000

Application Deadline: July 13, 2022 by 11:59 PM ET

The Migratory Bird and Science Applications programs will use a 2-stage process to select and award projects. In Stage 1, interested parties are asked to submit a pre-proposal following the guidance in Section D2 by June 17, 2022. In Stage 2, the selection committee will evaluate pre-proposals as they arrive and request full proposals from selected projects no later than July 1, 2022. Full proposals and complete application packages are required to be submitted by the NOFO end date (7/13/2022). We will not consider full proposals from interested parties that have not completed Stages 1 and 2. Pre-proposals and full proposals in Word or pdf format must be submitted in Grant Solutions (https://home.grantsolutions.gov/home/).