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DNRC Headquarters
1539 Eleventh Ave. Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-2074 | Fax: (406) 444-2684
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Renewable Resource Project Planning Grants


This program provides financial assistance to governmental entities preparing quality RRGL grant applications for projects that that will conserve, manage, develop, or protect Montana’s renewable resources.  Grants for the preparation of Capital Improvement Plans or other management tools are also eligible for funding.

This grant can be used only to pay for DNRC approved contracted services necessary to develop a renewable resource project.

Preliminary Engineering Reports (PER) and/or Technical Narratives

Other

Limits:  $15,000 for new Uniform Application PER’s;  $15,000 for new RRGL Application Step 4. Technical Narratives;  $5,000 for existing PER and Technical Narrative updates.

Limit: $5,000

Purpose:  The purpose of these grants is to offset the cost to a governmental entity to hire a professional/technical consultant to produce or update a Preliminary Engineering Report meeting the requirements of the Uniform Application for Montana Public Facility Projects or a Technical Narrative meeting the Step 4. Requirements of the RRGL Program Application instructions and Forms for Governmental Entities.

Purpose:  The purpose of these grants is to offset the cost to a governmental entity to hire a professional/technical consultant to produce a Capital Improvements Plan, Growth Plan, or other management tool necessary to systematically identify and prioritize long-term projects that provide environmental and renewable resource benefits.

Application Information

Submit applications through the online grant management system:

www.fundingmt.org

Planning Grant Application Guidance (pdf)

Application Cycles:

Cycle #1

Application Deadline:   9/01/17

Grant Award:                  10/13/17

Available Funding:        $400,000

Round 1 Application List (pdf)



Cycle #2

Application Opening:    12/15/17

Application Deadline:   01/26/18

Grant Award:                  02/23/18

Available Funding:        As available

Contact

406-444-9766