The Great Lakes Fishery Trust (GLFT) is now accepting Human Dimensions Research and Engagement preliminary proposals. This request for proposals process will be used for the disbursement of up to $1.3 million in grants as part of the Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations program. In 2024, the GLFT will consider proposals responding to the research priorities below.
The GLFT held a webinar on the application process on December 11, 2023. Watch the webinar here.
In 2024, the GLFT will consider proposals responsive to the following research themes:
- The economic value of Great Lakes fisheries
- Equity considerations within Great Lakes fisheries
- Angler values and motivations
Additional information and instructions to submit a preliminary proposal are available in the application guidance document.
Preliminary proposals submitted in response to this request are due by 5:00 PM EST on Friday, January 12, 2024. The GLFT will only accept submissions through its website.
If you have questions regarding the program areas or a preliminary proposal submission, please contact staff at [email protected] or 517-371-7468.