NSSF Hunting Heritage Trust Grant Program

Deadline has passed for 2019 proposal considerations. Please be sure to check this website in early 2020 for a new grant cycle. We will not be accepting additional proposals for consideration during the 2019 grant cycle.

PROGRAM PURPOSE:

National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) has entered a partnership with the Hunting Heritage Trust to create a million-dollar grant program in support of hunting and the shooting sports recruitment, retention and reactivation efforts; known as R3.  Programs will be considered that emphasize and support initiatives to provide shooting sports and hunting opportunities with a focus on non-traditional participants.

WHO MAY APPLY?

Grant applications may be submitted by and in the name of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) seeking funding for hunting and shooting sports R3 efforts. Organizations are only eligible for one grant award from the Grant Program.

HOW MUCH GRANT FUNDING IS AVAILABLE?

A total of $100,000 will be available to qualifying NGOs for the purpose of supporting projects and/or programs designed to recruit, retain and reactive (R3) hunting and shooting sports activities.  Emphasis must focus on an incremental increase of participants and must be designed to attract non-traditional participants.  The amount of funding that qualifying applicants may be awarded shall be at the sole discretion of NSSF.  NSSF’s award decisions are final and non-reviewable.