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Illinois CMP Grants 

2014 Requests for Proposal 

The Illinois Coastal Management Program is pleased to announce that we will once again be accepting application for Illinois Coastal Grants!

Applications will be accepted for environmental education and outreach projects and sustainable coastal planning projects. 

See our 2014 Flyer (HERE) containing additional information on this grant cycle.



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Application materials will become available here, starting April 18, 2014.

Applications will be accepted through 5pm on Friday, May 30, 2014.

ICMP will host a Grant Information Session -
When:        Monday, April 21, 2014
Time:         4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location:    Floor 2 - Room 2-025
                James R Thompson Center 
                100 W Randolph Street
                Chicago IL 60601
                Please RSVP to - ID required for building entry

Sign up for a Grant Consultation online
- or -
Contact, 312-814-6414 no later than May 15th. 

Consultation appointments are for 45 minutes and can be conducted in person or over the phone.

Summer 2013 Grant Awardees

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