Fisheries Habitat Restoration Proposal Solicitation Notice

2023 FRGP Proposal Solicitation Notice

The Fisheries Restoration Grant Program (FRGP) is pleased to announce the 2023 FRGP Proposal Solicitation Notice (PDF)(opens in new tab) and the 2023 FRGP Guidelines (PDF)(opens in new tab). The 2023 FRGP Proposal Solicitation Notice (PSN) includes a required pre-application phase that will be open from January 5, 2023 through February 9, 2023. Eligible applicants will be invited to submit a full application by March 11, 2023. The full application deadline is April 20, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.

Applicants must apply online using WebGrants(opens in new tab). For more information, please see the 2023 PSN (PDF)(opens in new tab), the 2023 Guidelines (PDF)(opens in new tab), and the 2023 PSN FAQ (PDF)(opens in new tab). Applicants should download the 2023 Solicitation as a reference document to assure compliance with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife's (CDFW) proposal requirements. Applicants should refer to the Online Instructions (PDF)(opens in new tab) for information on how to complete the application and the Rich Text Format Application (Word) to help organize the application. If you are unable to access the PSN or associated documents, please email

CDFW will be holding multiple PSN workshops to assist applicants in understanding the requirements of the PSN and Guidelines. It is to the benefit of the applicant to attend one of these workshops, even if the applicant has submitted proposals in the past. There will be several online workshops reviewing the solicitation. Please attend one of the workshops for information on changes to the PSN and Guidelines. Workshop links will be posted here and are available on CDFW's Notices webpage.