The FWEF can fund projects that:

  • conserve or increase fish and wildlife populations
  • provide scientific study of fish and wildlife populations to better understand their natural cycles and impacts of human activity
  • promote sustainable and ethical angling, hunting, and trapping practices through education
  • protect or improve critical fish and wildlife production habitat
Eligible applicants include:

  • Organizations representing anglers, hunters or trappers (including fish and game associations)
  • Academic institutions (including universities, college and schools)
  • Conservation districts
  • Community Groups
  • Rural municipalities
  • Individuals