Urban Greening Grant


Urban Greening Grant Program
Project applications due May 1st, 5 p.m.

The California Natural Resources Agency is in the process of implementing the Urban Greening Grant Program–the grant program will competitively distribute $76 million statewide to projects that transform the built environment into places that are more sustainable, enjoyable, and effective in creating healthy and vibrant communities by establishing and enhancing parks and open space, using natural solutions to improving air and water quality and reducing energy consumption, and creating more walkable and bikeable trails.


Urban Greening Project Concepts due April 11
Improve project competitiveness, verify eligibility

An optional step in applying for Urban Greening Grant funding is to submit a one-page concept proposal before developing the full application. California Natural Resources Agency will review concepts and provide feedback to help improve the competitiveness of potential projects. Project concepts are due April 11th, 2017, though applicants are encouraged to submit them as soon as possible.