The Ernest F. Hollings Ocean Awareness Trust Fund
NMSF’s annual Hollings Grants, supported by the Ocean Awareness Trust Fund, initiate and strengthen projects that honor former Sen. Ernest F. Hollings’s commitment to increasing the American public’s understanding of our ocean and promoting opportunities for all Americans to take action for ocean stewardship. Through the Hollings Grants program, NMSF seeks to ensure that all Americans understand and value ocean resources, and promote the value of national marine sanctuaries in the conservation of marine resources.
Thank you to our 2013 applicants.
The Request for Proposals for the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation’s Hollings Grant will reopen after Labor Day, 2014. Please carefully review the 2013 RFP, the Frequently Asked Questions, and the Application Form, as there are significant changes in procedure.