Grants are available to assist with prevention, detection, eradication and control of terrestrial and aquatic invasive species in Michigan.
Each grant program has specific goals, eligibility requirements and application deadlines.
Michigan Aquatic Invasive Plant Control Grant Program (AIP)
For eligible applicants for the control or eradication of aquatic invasive plant species in inland lakes.
This grant program, for the 2019 grant cycle, is to cover necessary permit fees for eligible projects undertaking chemical, physical or biological control of aquatic invasive plant species, or a combination of these methods.
Available to legally constituted lake associations or nonprofit, property owner associations, homeowner associations, lake boards, or special assessment districts who currently have a DEQ permit in effect to conduct the control or eradication activities included in the eligible project.
Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program (MISGP)
This program is designed to address strategic issues of prevention, detection, eradication and control for both terrestrial and aquatic invasive species in Michigan. Projects must support the overall goals of the MISGP.
Available to local, state, federal or tribal units of government, non-profit organizations and universities.