We administer the Sierra Nevada Watershed Improvement Program’s muliple grant programs as well as provide information on available funding opportunities in the Sierra Nevada Region.

SNC Grant Program

Under the Sierra Nevada Watershed Improvement Program, we issue grants to public agencies, nonprofits, and eligible tribes for projects that support forest health, strategic land conservation, resilient Sierra Nevada communities, and vibrant recreation and tourism.

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“The projects that we fund throughout the Sierra Nevada are developed by our on the ground partners with the assistance of local Sierra Nevada Conservancy staff. Our holistic approach means that a lot of our grants address urgent local needs, like reducing the risk of damaging wildfire, while advancing state priorities to reduce greenhouse gas emission, improve habitat, and protect water supply infrastructure.”

Shannon Ciotti
Grants and Reimbursements Manager

Other Funding Resources

Funding Opportunities Newsletter

Our Funding Team puts out a bi-monthly newsletter with upcoming grants and funding information in the Sierra Nevada Region.

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Grant Writing Workshops

Grant Writing Workshops are available to help build the capacity of organizations that serve the Sierra Nevada Region. Workshops are now available as an online webinar. If you are interested in organizing or attending a workshop, contact your SNC Area Representative.

More Information & Assistance

Your SNC Area Representative can help you set up an individual consultation with the SNC Funding Team to get advice about specific funding opportunities or general fund development strategies. To take advantage of this resource, contact your SNC Area Representative.