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3/28/17 - MDEQ releases request for proposals for education and outreach grant program

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is soliciting proposals in support of MDEQ's Sea Grant Education and Outreach Grant Program.

The primary goal of this program is to fund education, outreach and extension programs to provide information regarding how upland restoration and conservation work provides benefits to connected downstream estuarine and marine ecosystem. It is funded through the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, CFDA No. 87.051, Award #GNTCP17MS0020.

Detailed information is available from and on file at the MDEQ office. To obtain a copy of the Request for Proposals (RFP) please visit, or contact Melanie Green at or (601) 961-5270.

RFPs will be accepted until 3 p.m. CST on April 13, 2017. MDEQ will not be responsible for delayed or lost mail received after the deadline. All packages received after this deadline will be returned unopened. The original and five copies of the RFP and all attachments shall be signed and submitted, along with a digital copy in PDF format on a CD-ROM or USB flash drive, in a sealed envelope or package to:

Proposal for EOE Grant Program Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality
Attn: Melanie Green
515 East Amite Street
Jackson, MS 39201

MDEQ reserves the right to reject any and/or all packages and waive any minor informality.

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