Louisiana Office of State Parks, Division of Outdoor Recreation
Grants to Louisiana agencies to improve open-air park facilities. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Special emphasis is placed on providing facilities to low-income areas. Funding is intended for the planning and construction or expansion of recreational facilities in densely populated areas.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) program promotes broad-scope outdoor recreation, ranging from land acquisition to development of park facilities such as spray parks, ball fields, picnic pavilions, and restrooms.
The program, administered by the National Park Service, seeks to identify and highlight new ways of providing opportunities for expanding outdoor play in areas with great need, as well as promoting the development of new or enhanced partnerships for outdoor recreation in urban communities across the nation.
Grant recipients obtaining assistance through the LWCF may engage in projects such as:
Projects selected for funding should:
For project categories and priorities, see: https://www.crt.state.la.us/Assets/Parks/grants/LWCF/LWCF_Application_Form.pdf?LWCF%2C+Grants%2C+Federal+funds%2C+conservation#page=2
GrantWatch ID#: 169644
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Initial Interest Forms and Preliminary Applications should be submitted via cloud service or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions about the application, submittal documents or your cloud server link can be emailed to the above email address.
Contact Suzette Simms at 225-342-8088 or email@example.com for further information regarding the application process.
Office of State Parks
P.O. Box 44426
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-4426
1-888-677-1400 toll-free phone
342-8111 in the Baton Rouge area
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