The PSAR and PSAR large cap are applied for through the WSPER Lead Entity process as described below. See the WSPER Grant Round information for local application information.

The Puget Sound Partnership is excited to announce the Request for Proposals for the 2023-2025 Puget Sound Acquisition and Restoration (PSAR) Large Capital grant program.


2022 PSAR Request for Proposal 2023 2025

2022 PSAR supplemental questions

Here are some key dates for the large capital grant round:

• Sponsors consult with local lead entities on local grant round process and local timelines (Late 2021 – Early 2022).

• Sponsors submit proposals in PRISM in accordance with individual Lead Entity due dates.

• Proposal materials are due to the region from the Lead Entities by April 15, 2022 for preliminary tiering by April 29, 2022.

• Top-tiered projects invited to submit supplemental materials and unsuccessful projects notified on April 29, 2022.

• Project presentations will take place in early May 2022. Reviewers will provide feedback to sponsors during the presentations and immediately thereafter for incorporation into final applications.

• Sponsors submit supplemental materials in PRISM by June 3, 2022.

• Final ranking occurs between June 3 and June 24, 2022. Final rankings will be announced on June 30, 2022 (tentative).

• Salmon Recovery Council (SRC) Executive Committee approval of regional project list in July 2022.

• Final SRC approval of regional ranked project list in July 2022.

• Final Leadership Council approval of project list in August 2022.

• Partnership staff submits final draft regional project list to RCO in August 2022.

• Salmon Recovery Funding Board (SRFB) Funding Meeting to approve projects in September 2022.

Answers to the supplemental questions are not required to be submitted until the full proposal due date, which is June 3, 2022.

Please share this announcement with colleagues and interested parties.




Salmon Recovery Manager

Cell: 360.742.7434

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1110 Capitol Way South, Suite 255, Olympia, WA 98501