Additional Grant Opportunities

Featured Grants:

Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program
Deadline: On-going

The Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program is targeting projects that would acquire and/or develop public land for outdoor recreation purposes located within or serving jurisdictions delineated by the Census Bureau from the 2010 Census as having populations of 50,000 or more people and consisting of densely settled territory. LWCF Competitive Grants may be used for the acquisition or development (or a combination) of lands and facilities that will provide outdoor recreation opportunities to the public.

Please Note:

  • Minimum request: $250,000
  • Maximum request: $750,000
  • Grants require a minimum of 1:1 match from the state, local, or private sources.
  • Contact Genny Giese for more information and for instructions on how to obtain a reapplication at or at (701) 328.5364. 

Outdoor Heritage Fund
: Open
Deadline: May 1st, 2019 & November 1st, 2019

North Dakota's Outdoor Heritage Fund was established in 2013 as a multi-million-dollar program to provide grants to support conservation, including the establishment and development of parks and other recreation areas. Learn more.

Additional Grant Opportunities:

Grant: Safe Places to Play Grants 
Deadline: May 24th, 2019

The U.S. Soccer Foundation has announced upcoming grant cycles for the Safe Places to Play Grant program to support soccer field-building initiatives nationwide. Funds are available for field space that will be used for soccer a majority of the time. Funds may support irrigation, lighting, AstroTurf, and modular athletic flooring material costs. 

GrantTony Hawk Foundation Skatepark Grants 
Deadline: June 13th, 2019

The Tony Hawk Foundation's Skatepark Grant program promotes high-quality, public skateparks in low-income areas throughout the country. Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 support the design, development and construction of quality new skateparks.

Grant: Polaris T.R.A.I.L.S. Grants
Deadline: September 1st, 2019

The Polaris Industries T.R.A.I.L.S. (Trail Development; Responsible Riding; Access; Initiatives; Lobbying; Safety) Grant Program promotes safe and responsible riding and preserves access. Funds support trail development and maintenance projects, safety and education initiatives, lobbying, and other projects to increase and maintain land access

GrantUSGA Alliance Grant Program
Deadline: Ongoing

With funding from the U.S. Golf Association (USGA), the National Alliance for Accessible Golf is providing financial assistance and resources to make golf more accessible to people with disabilities. Grants are generally limited to $20,000.

GrantUSTA Facility Assistance Program
Deadline: Ongoing

The U.S. Tennis Association (USTA) is offering technical and financial support to improve tennis facilities across the country. Selected communities will be appointed project consultants from the USTA National staff, who will deliver personalized support and service.