Cuyahoga County is accepting applications for the Healthy Urban Tree Canopy Grant Program for funding in Program Year (PY) 2021.
Grant program funds will be awarded on a reimbursement basis. This funding opportunity aims to provide financial assistance for tree plantings throughout the county to help ameliorate the impacts of climate change and tree canopy loss. In PY 2021, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit projects that:
- Implement high impact reforestation projects,
- Expand tree canopy through community reforestation projects,
- Support the implementation of community urban forestry plans.
Program Year 2021 Application Materials
The Healthy Urban Tree Canopy Grant Program evaluation process incorporates the following documents and forms:
- Applicant Manual
- Application Form
- Certification of Local Match Template
Application Due Date
To be considered for financial assistance, applications must be submitted electronically via direct email or file sharing service no later than:
4:00 p.m. Friday, February 26, 2021
to the Healthy Urban Tree Canopy Grant Program
c/o Cuyahoga County Planning Commission
INCOMPLETE OR LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE EVALUATED.
The Healthy Urban Tree Canopy Grant Program is coordinated by the Cuyahoga County Department of Sustainability, the Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, the Cuyahoga County Board of Health, and the Cuyahoga Soil & Water Conservation District.