Wyoming’s First Outdoor Recreation Grant Program Launched
CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Office of Outdoor Recreation is thrilled to announce the launch of the Wyoming Outdoor Recreation Grant Program.
Funding will be awarded for projects focused on responding to the impacts of COVID-19, new outdoor recreation infrastructure, and economic impact in local communities. This could include projects involving trails, water recreation, shooting ranges, campgrounds, climbing infrastructure, etc.
The pre-application will close on July 31 at 11:59 p.m.
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Wyoming local, county, state, and tribal governments as well as nonprofit organizations are all eligible to apply for the Wyoming Outdoor Recreation Grant.
Various grant award amounts will be offered between $20,000 and $749,000. Applications will be reviewed and scored by an Outdoor Recreation Grants Committee. Grants will be evaluated for: project ARPA eligibility, economic impact, new outdoor recreation infrastructure, project budget and costs, matching funding, and community support.
Learn more about the Wyoming Outdoor Recreation Grant (WORG) and apply online.
Wyoming Outdoor Recreation staff members are available to assist you with the pre-application process; please send your questions to [email protected]
Established by recommendation of the Governor’s 2017 Outdoor Recreation Task Force, the Office of Outdoor Recreation aims to diversify Wyoming’s economy by expanding, enhancing, and promoting responsible recreation opportunities through collaboration , outreach and coordination with stakeholders, landowners, private industry and government officials. .
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