Special Wildlife Funds Pheasant Fund
CSFA Number: 422-20-1091
Agency Name
Department Of Natural Resources (422)
Agency Contact
Susan Duke
Short Description
Promotion of wild pheasant conservation
Subject Area
Environment and Culture
Program Function
Natural Resources
Enabling Legislation
520 ILCS 5/1.31
Objectives and Goals
Funds to be used for wild pheasant conservation.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
Projects are limited to those with the purpose of wild pheasant conservation. They can include land acquisition, pheasant habitat improvement on public or private land, pheasant research or education of the public regarding pheasants and pheasant hunting.
Eligibility Requirements
Must be organized pursuant to the General Not For Profit Corporation Act of 1986 , is in good standing as a not-for-profit corporation and is authorized to conduct affairs in Illinois with one of its purposes as stated in its Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws being the support, development, conservation or promotion of wild pheasants.
Eligible Applicants
Nonprofit Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
The State Pheasant Committee (520 ILCS 5/1.31) shall review and recommend all allocation of funds from the State Pheasant Fund. Guided by Administrative Rule (17 Ill. Adm. Code, Chapter I, Sec. 3060) Special Wildlife Funds Grant Program.
Post Assistance Requirements
Grantee required to report on annual use of equipment (with value of $500 or more) purchased with grant funds for 5 years following completion of grant.
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
Administrative Rule (17 Ill. Adm. Code, Chapter I, Sec. 3060) Special Wildlife Funds Grant Program.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2015 : $350,343
FY 2019 : $700,000
FY 2020 : $500,000
FY 2021 : $500,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details2017 State Pheasant FundNot Applicable06/15/2016 - 08/01/2016 : 5:00pm
DetailsFY2019 State Pheasant FundNot Applicable07/13/2018 - 09/01/2018 : 5pm
DetailsState Pheasant Fund Grants$0 - $012/31/2018 - 02/15/2019 : 5:00 pm
DetailsFY2020 Pheasant Fund Grants$0 - $20000007/23/2019 - 08/23/2019 : 5pm
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
Quail and Upland Game Alliance12/01/201812/01/2020121,220
Pheasants Forever, Inc.01/14/201901/14/2021120,313
19-007PPheasants Forever, Inc.06/18/201906/17/2021100,397
19-006PPheasants Forever, Inc.06/18/201906/17/202192,801