Grants and Local Services
The Office of Grants and Local Services (OGALS) administers grant programs that provide funds to local and state agencies and other organizations. Grants are generally for park, recreation and resources related projects.
Grant Funds Available:
Update Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Funding Information (Revised 10/18/2012):
On July 6, 2012, the President signed the "Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act" (MAP-21), reauthorizing the federal highway program and providing funds for the RTP through September 30, 2014. It is anticipated that California's RTP apportionment will be approximately $5.3 million for Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2014 / State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2013/14.
Full Text of MAP-21
The RTP Application Filing Deadline was January 9, 2013.
Habitat Conservation Fund - $2 million available for 2012 - The application deadline was October 1, 2012. More...
Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) – Up to $2 million available for 2012 - The application deadline was November 1, 2012. More...