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Applications open for 2022 SBEP Bay Partners Grants

Sarasota Bay Partners Grants support community stewardship of Sarasota Bay.

Groups may apply for up to $10,000 to support habitat and water quality restoration, environmental education, community involvement, and stewardship to improve the overall quality of Sarasota Bay. Schools, businesses, non-profits, neighborhood associations, churches, government agencies, and others are eligible to receive a grant for projects that take place in the Sarasota Bay Estuary Program study area.

Sarasota Bay Estuary Program (SBEP) staff are happy to answer questions and provide application assistance. Please email Darcy Young, Director of Planning and Communications at or call (941) 955-8085 ext. 2.

Applications are due by Tuesday, March 1, 2022.

Register for the Sarasota Bay Partners Grants Informational Webinar

In a webinar to be held on Tuesday, Jan. 18th from 10:30 a.m. until noon, SBEP staff will cover the basics of applying for a Sarasota Bay Partners Grant. Following a brief presentation, webinar attendees will be invited to ask questions. The webinar recording will be posted online for later viewing.

Register online for the webinar.