March 6th, 2019 9:00am-11:00am – Pre-application meeting at Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center **All potential applicants must attend this meeting or schedule a separate meeting with Claire Sadler to discuss your projects. Sending a representative to the pre-application meeting is strongly preferred so you are present for the presentation and can learn from the questions of other applicants.
March 25th, 2019 – Application period opens
May 3rd, 2019 at 4:00pm– Application period closes and online application form is no longer available. **Applicants are required to submit an online application by 4:00pm at https://lvgreenways.org/mini-grants/apply-for-a-mini-grant/
May and June 2019 – Projects are reviewed and selected by committee
June 2019 – Mini grant awards are announced and grant agreements mailed
July 1st, 2019 – Project start date *only if agreements are signed and returned to D&L
July 2020 – Project completion and closeout
Generally, applications are accepted in the winter for spring awarding and contracts. Please check back or use the contact us form and request to be added to our mini grant announcement list.
The Lehigh Valley Greenways Conservation Landscape Mini Grant Program is a reimbursement grant program funded by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and administered by the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor (D&L). The purpose is to inspire collaborative, strategic approaches to regional conservation and/or outdoor recreation opportunities and to implement ready-to-go, single-year projects that protect and promote the natural resources of the Lehigh Valley, advancing the four goals of Lehigh Valley Greenways Conservation Landscape.
Interested applicants should review the full Program Guidelines for eligibility and funding priorities to better understand the program.