Foundation / Corporation
Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary grants or products.
T.R.A.I.L.S. stands for:
T = Trail Development
R = Responsible Riding
A = Access
I = Initiatives
L = Lobbying
S = Safety
Funds can be used by organizations for trail development and maintenance projects, safety and education initiatives, lobbying, and other projects to increase and maintain land access.
GrantWatch ID#: 180159
Grant funding is limited to a maximum of $10,000 per request. Organizations can apply for either monetary or product as long as it does not exceed $10,000 and may apply for two grants per year.
The T.R.A.I.L.S. program makes funds available to national, state and local organizations in the United States to ensure the future of ATV riding. Local organizations include: ATV clubs, associations and grassroots groups.
All organizations must be 501(c)(3), 501(c)(7) government or nonprofit organizations.
Please note: The TRAILS Grant Program does not apply to Fire, Rescue or Law Enforcement Organizations.
Grant requests received at Polaris by March 1 and September 1 will be reviewed by the Polaris T.R.A.I.L.S committee by the end of April and October respectively.
Organizations may apply for two grants per year.
Notifications will be made no later than 30 days after the end of the month of review.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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