Applications for an Urban Forestry Grant are opening soon!
Cities, villages, towns, counties, tribes and 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations in or conducting their project in Wisconsin can apply for a regular or startup 2023 Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Urban Forestry Grant beginning July 1, 2022.
The grants range from $1,000 to $25,000, and grant recipients must match each grant dollar for dollar. A startup grant of up to $5,000 is available for communities that want to start or restart a community forestry program. Grants are awarded to projects that align with state and national goals for increasing the urban forest canopy and its benefits.
The application deadline is Oct. 1, 2022. To view the application and apply, visit the Urban Forestry Grants webpage.
If you have questions regarding the application process and eligible projects, contact your DNR Urban Forestry Coordinator.