Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation (DNRC) and the Montana Urban and Community Forestry (UCF) Association
Grant of $10,000 to a Montana community to support unique projects that promote urban forestry and enhance community awareness of the importance of and the benefits provided by trees. Communities with special environmental designations, or those that will receive such designation within the coming year, can apply for funding for forestry projects (including holding Arbor Day festivities).
Examples include but are not limited to:
The goals of the Tree City of the Year Award include:
Applicant should also consider overall program goals & priorities identified by the Forest Service and DNRC, which include:
Project Budget Information
GrantWatch ID#: 162083
Award of $10,000 to winning proposal.
- Grantees should have significant accomplishments of projects by Arbor Day, April 24, 2020.
- Reimbursable project expenses must occur between the date of signed grant agreement and the expiration date.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please email completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org
and submit the original by September 25 to the following address:
Montana DNRC - Urban
2705 Spurgin Road
Jamie Kirby, Urban Forestry Coordinator, Montana DNRC
Regional Urban Foresters:
Ali Ulwelling, Kalispell, MT
Counties include: Glacier, Lincoln, Flathead, Lake, Sanders, Pondera, Teton, Toole
Jamie Kirby, Missoula, MT
Counties include: Beaverhead, Broadwater, Deer Lodge, Gallatin, Granite, Jefferson, Lewis and Clark, Madison, Mineral, Missoula, Powell, Ravalli, Silver Bow
Josh Stoychoff, Lewistown, MT
Counties include: Blaine, Cascade, Chouteau, Daniels, Fergus, Garfield, Golden Valley, Hill, Judith Basin, Liberty, McCone, Meagher, Petroleum, Phillips, Roosevelt, Sheridan, Valley, Wheatland
Jeff Hermanns, Billings, MT
Telephone (406) 247-4403
Counties include: Big Horn, Carbon, Musselshell, Park, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, Treasure, Yellowstone
Andy Miller, Miles City, MT
Telephone (406) 232-2034
Counties include: Powder River, Carter, Custer, Rosebud, Fallon, Prairie, Wibaux, Dawson, Richland, McCone
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