The Coastal Fund has three funding cycles each year for both major and minor funding applications. Applications are due electronically to coastalfund(at)as.ucsb.edu by midnight on the stated deadline.

For more information on Coastal Fund’s funding policy and guidelines, click here to watch our virtual workshop

Fall 2021 Funding Cycle

Major Application due date: October 8, 2021
Minor Application due date: November 12, 2021
Application Review: October – December 2021
Project timeline: January to December 2022
Approval notice mid December 2021
Funding checks available January 2022

Winter 2022 Funding Cycle

Major Application due date: January 14, 2022
Minor Application due date: February 18, 2022
Application Review: January – March 2022
Project timeline: April 2022 to March 2023
Approval notice late March 2022
Funding checks available April 2022

Spring 2022 Funding Cycle

Major Application due date: April 8, 2022
Minor Application due date: May 13, 2022
Application Review: March – June 2022
Project timeline: July 2022 to June 2023
Approval notice mid June 2022
Funding checks available July 2022