Grants Administration

Land & Water Conservation Fund - No longer accepting applications Land and Water Conservation Fund Logo

August 31, 2018 - The fall of the year brings, changing leaf colors, cool nights and the start of the Land and Water Conservation Fund grant cycle. The 2018-2019 Land and Water Conservation Fund grant cycle is now open.

Land and Water Fund Grant program information and form downloads.

Note: the grant application requires that a resolution be passed by the governing body. Please allow an appropriate amount of time to get the resolution presented, passed and submitted with the application package.

Applications must be postmarked on or before Wednesday, October 31, 2018 or hand-delivered by 4:00 p.m. that day.


Recreational Trails Program - Currently accepting applications Georgia Recreational Trails Program Logo

The Department of Natural Resources is excited to announce the projects that were selected to move forward in the process of obtaining a Recreational Trails Program grant. Congratulations to all who were selected.

Recreational Trails Program information.

Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program - No longer accepting applications

August 8, 2018 - The Department of Natural Resources is pleased to announce that Hall County and the City of Roswell will continue their pursuit for grant funds. Both Hall County’s Athens Street Park project and the City of Roswell’s Ace Sand Park project have been selected to compete nationally for grant funds ranging from $250,000 to $750,000. The national awards are expected to be announced by the National Park Service in March 2019.

Congratulations and good luck Hall County and City of Roswell!

Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership Program information.