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Grant Opportunity ID
Department of Environmental Conservation
Grant Opportunity
TPDC - Tree Planting in Disadvantaged Communities After Ash Tree Loss
Contact Name
Michelle Higgins
Contact Email
Solicitation Profile
The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Division of Lands and Forests is pleased to announce available funding for Tree Planting in Disadvantaged Communities After Ash Tree Loss. Funding for this 2-year grant comes from the US Forest Service and National Association of State Foresters through the State Urban Forest Resilience Grant and from the NYS Environmental Protection Fund (EPF). Grant projects must plant trees for urban and community forests in New York State. “Urban and community forests” for the purpose of this grant includes areas with street trees and park trees. Projects should be well thought out and include follow-up care for newly planted trees and be supported by the municipality and community as part of larger strategic goals and planning for the community.
Full Announcement Details
Applications Due (Date / Time)
May 30, 2023 / 02:00 PM ET
Bidder's Conference(s)/Application Workshop(s)
None available
Anticipated Award DateTuesday, May 30, 2023
Anticipated Initial Contract Length24 Months
Total Funding Available$350,000.00
Anticipated Amount of Award(s)$10,000 - $75,000
NarrativeThe minimum for all requests is $10,000. Large Community applicants may request up to $75,000. Small Community applicants may request up to $50,000.
Letter of Intent--Select--
Letter of Intent Due
Questions Due DateTuesday, May 30, 2023
Questions and Answers NarrativePlease email all questions about this grant opportunity to: Include "Replanting in Disadvantaged Communities" in the subject line of the email. Questions regarding this grant opportunity will be accepted by the DEC until C.O.B. on May 30, 2023. All questions and answers will be available to view in the Grants Gateway for all applicants to view.
Questions and Answers Posting TypeUpload
Questions and Answers Posting Date
Questions and Answers Link or UploadClick here
Eligible ApplicantsNot-For-Profit, Governmental Entity, Tribal Organization
Target Population(s)Organizations - Government Entities, Organizations - Not-For Profits
Service Area(s) Environmental Supports
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