FWC News Release

April 4, 2008
Contact: Susanna Stephens or Tim Woody, 850-488-5600

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has announced the anticipated availability of grant funds under the Florida Boating Improvement Program.

This program provides funding through competitive grants for boating-access projects and other boating-related activities on Florida's coastal or inland waters. The FWC expects funding for fiscal year 2008-09 to be $6.6 million.

The deadline for submitting grant applications for fiscal year 2008-09 funding is May 20. County governments, municipalities and other governments within Florida are eligible to apply.

Visit MyFWC.com/boating/grants to read the complete program guidelines and to download an application form. For more information, email FBIP@MyFWC.com or call 850-488-5600.

Last edited by J.P. Greeson; 04/11/08 08:06 AM.