The California Natural Resources Agency is accepting concept proposals for the California River Parkway grant program from August 15, 2018 through September 27, 2018. This money was allocated under the California Drought, Water, Parks, Climate, Coastal Protection, and Outdoor Access for All Act of 2018 (Proposition 68) and is meant for the acquisition, restoration, protection and development of river parkways in accordance with the California River Parkway Act of 2004.
|California River Parkways Grant Program|
|Eligible Applicants:||Public Agencies and qualified California Nonprofit Organizations|
|Funding Available:||$7 million – There is no maximum or minimum funding request amount.|
|Cost Share:||20% required, unless the project has been identified as serving a disadvantaged community.|
|Loans or Grants:||Grant|
|Project Types:||Projects must meet at least two of the following five statutory conditions and must provide public access:
|How to Submit:||This cycle of funding includes a two-step application process
1. Submit concept proposal (required)
Concept proposals must be submitted via SOAR by 5:00 pm on September 27, 2018.
|Program Website:||California River Parkways Grant Program|