Applications for grants to support habitat restoration, ecological and social research, and educational projects in the Nerstrand-Dennison area are invited by the Engeseth-Rinde Fund Advisory Committee for the Northfield SHARES Foundation. Grants typically focus on native habitat restoration of the Prairie Creek Wildlife Management Area working in conjunction with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Scientific and educational projects may also be funded where the projects have applicability in the Nerstrand-Dennison area.
Proposals may be presented by government agencies, non-profit organizations, educational institutions, and other similar organizations. Grants usually range from $500 to $15,000. Grant applications should be submitted by Monday, November 1, 2021. More information about the application process can be found on the website for Friends of Prairie Creek.