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Illinois CMP Grants

We are now accepting applications for 2016 Illinois Coastal Grants.

We fund Sustainable Coastal Planning, Environmental Education and Outreach, and Small Grants to protect and enhance our Lake Michigan coastal resources. 

Click HERE​ for application materials for projects over $20,000

Click HERE for small grant application materials - $1,000 to $5,000​

Click HERE for slides from our December 10th, 2015 gra​nt program information session. ​

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2015 RFP Grant Awardees ​​

2014 RFP Grant Awardees

2013 RFP-2 Grant Awardees (Fall)

2013 RFP-1 Grant Awardees (Summer)

Grants Program Contact:

Lisa Cotner 
Natural Resources Specialist
Phone:  312-814-6414



Mailing Address

Illinois Department of Natural Resources 
Coastal Management Program
160 N LaSalle Street, Suite S-703
Chicago IL 60601
Attn: Coastal Grants Program

Main Office Number:  312-814-1405

Fax:  312-793-5968

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