Foundation / Corporation
Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC)
Grants of up to $5,000 to North Carolina organizations for the preservation and enhancement of hiking trails within the State. Funding is intended to support construction and physical projects, capacity building projects, outreach and education, natural heritage and environmental monitoring projects, start-up funding for major public service projects, major one-time needs, and Appalachian Trail community partnerships.
North Carolina A.T. License Plate Grant Program:
Each year, the ATC uses funds from the sale of North Carolina A.T. license plates to provide grants to organizations and individuals who are working to help fulfill the ATC’s mission within the state of North Carolina and along its common border with Tennessee. This unique grant program helps ATC fulfill its mission for the portions of the Appalachian Trail (A.T.) located within the state of North Carolina. ATC’s mission is multi-faceted and broad in scope: To preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail, ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come.
A wide range of grant proposals can be considered, but it is imperative that all applicants show how implementing the proposal will benefit the portions of the Trail within North Carolina. Examples of types of projects that would be considered include:
Examples of types of projects within each of the above categories can be found at https://appalachiantrail.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/nc-guidelines-and-application-instructions.pdf#page=1.
GrantWatch ID#: 176570
Grant requests may not exceed $5,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Please email applications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions and assistance with preparing the proposal, call (828) 254-3708 or email the address above.
Appalachian Trail Conservancy Headquarters
799 Washington Street
PO Box 807
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425-0807
USA: North Carolina
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