21st Century Conservation Service Corps

Through this program, work and training opportunities will be provided to young people and veterans in order to develop the next generation of lifelong conservation stewards and protect, restore and enhance America?s Great Outdoors.

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Related Programs15.254 Summer Watershed Intern; 15.546 Youth Conservation Program; 15.550 Increasing Public Awareness of Recreational Opportunities at Reclamation Reservoirs through Fishing and Boating Events for Physically Challenged and Disadvantaged Children.; 15.676 Youth Engagement, Education, and Employment Programs; 15.931 Conservation Activities by Youth Service OrganizationsExamples of Funded Projects

Fiscal Year 2016: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2017: No Current Data Available Fiscal Year 2018: No Current Data Available

Agency - Department of the Interior

The Department of the Interior protects and provides access to the Nation's natural and cultural heritage, including responsibilities to Indian tribes and island communities. Departmental goals include resource protection and usage, overseeing recreational opportunities, serving communities and excellence in management.

Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories

Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

Recipients of the financial assistance will provide work and training opportunities to young people and veterans in furtherance of the principles of the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps.

Activities can include outreach coordination, management of volunteer programs, improving recreation access, preserving/repairing/rebuilding public lands and structures, protecting habitat, protecting communities from wildfire, conducting research and needs assessment, eradication of invasive and noxious weeds, and supporting hydrology programs.

Grants and cooperative agreements are to be used consistent with approved projects.

Funds are set aside for discretionary activities.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility


Beneficiary Eligibility



DUNS number and CCR registration is required. Proof of non-profit status is required. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

Preapplication coordination is not applicable.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.


Application Procedures

2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program.

Award Procedures

Criteria and additional information will be posted on Grants.gov.


Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.


DOI & Related Agencies Appropriations Act for FY 2008, Title I, P.L. 110-161: ž 125; 16 U.S.C. 1723 (c) Public Land Corps.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

Not Applicable.


Not Applicable.


Not Applicable.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program. Matching requirements are not applicable to this program. MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Information not available. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Contact headquarters for more information.

Post Assistance Requirements


Program reports are not applicable.


Quarterly progress, expenditure, cash reports and performance monitoring reports are required.




In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503.


Records determined by the type of project recipient, in accordance with 2 CFR 200.

Financial Information

Account Identification



(Cooperative Agreements) FY 16 $0; FY 17 est $0; and FY 18 est $0 - FY 16 estimate 1,000,000.

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

Smallest: $25,000 Largest: $1,800,000.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

Not Applicable.

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office


Headquarters Office

Megan Olsen Department of the Interior 1849 C. Street NW, Room 4257, Washington, District of Columbia 20240 Email: megan_olsen@ios.doi.gov Phone: 202-513-0692

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

Additional guidance will be provided at time of announcement.

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