Urban Forestry Grant ResourcesYour Go-To source for urban forestry grants
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Looking for urban forestry funding? You’ve come to the right place. Scroll down to look through our continuously updated list of urban forest grant opportunities, organized by region and state.
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State Grant Opportunities
Opportunities are listed alphabetically
California Forestry Grants
Fall 2022/Winter 2023
It is likely that Urban and Community Forestry Program grant proposals will be requested in the fall to winter of 2023. Review past grant guidelines and awards, and sign up for announcements below.
Delaware Forestry Grants
Urban Forestry Grants Up to $5,000
Delaware’s Urban and Community Forestry Program is now accepting applications for up to $5,000 in matching grants for tree planting and management projects on public land and community open space. Urban and community grants are open to all Delaware municipalities, homeowner associations, and certified nonprofits, including schools and churches. There are also grant opportunities specifically for areas within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. To find out if your property is eligible, click the “Find Your Watershed Address Tool” below. Complete guidelines on all grant programs are at de.gov/treegrants. The deadline is March 3, 2023 and all submissions must be via online application.
Minnesota Forestry Grants
EAB Grants Program
Applications due February 27th, 2023
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources welcomes applications from local units of government within Minnesota that assist communities in managing ash trees for emerald ash borer (EAB) on public land, with $315,000 available in general fund dollars to fund two-year projects. No minimum dollar amount is required. The maximum amount that will be funded is $50,000.
Texas Forestry Grants
Sustainable Community Forestry Grants
February 15th, 2023
Texas A&M Forest Service is soliciting applications for a pair of $50,000 grants to promote healthy trees and forests.
The agency’s Community Forestry Grants Program seeks to fund community forestry-focused projects in two areas: climate resiliency and community equity.
To be eligible, applicants must be public or non-profit organizations and can include state and local government agencies, educational institutions, non-government organizations and public utility districts. Individuals, businesses and federal agencies are not eligible.
Proposals that complement existing initiatives that address issues facing community forests in Texas are encouraged.
The deadline to apply is Feb. 15. Organizations can apply for both grants, but only one will be awarded per entity.
South Dakota Forestry Grants
South Dakota Urban Forestry Grants
Through the Urban & Community Forestry Program, the division has provided financial assistance to our communities each year since 1991. A portion of the division’s annual allocation of Urban and Community Forestry Assistance funds from the US Forest Service is awarded to communities in the form of Challenge grants.
These grants are used to fund community forestry projects that solve a specific community forestry problem or demonstrate the importance of trees in our communities. The community or service organization must match Challenge grants.
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