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State and Local Grants

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The Commonwealth provides a variety of funding opportunities for localities, organizations, and individuals.

Below you will find a regularly updated list of grants offered by Virginia’s agencies: 

State Agency

Grant Opportunity

Closing Date

Commission for the Arts Performing Arts Touring Assistance 12/1/2016

Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services Commonwealth Neurotrauma Initiative Ongoing

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Beehive Grant Program Ongoing 

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services AFID Facility Grants Ongoing

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Agriculture and Forestry Industries Development Fund (AFID) Ongoing

Department of Aviation Financial Assistance to Localities TBA

Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Alcohol Education and Prevention 4/25/2017

Department of Conservation and Recreation Land and Water Conservation Fund TBA

Department of Conservation and Recreation Virginia Land Conservation Foundation TBA

Department of Criminal Justice Services Encourage Arrest and Enforcement of Protective Orders TBA

Department of Criminal Justice Services PAPIS: Virginia Prisoner Reentry Program TBA

Department of Criminal Justice Services State Aid to Localities With Police Departments ("599") TBA

Department of Education Individual Student Alternative Education Plan (ISAEP) Program TBA

Department of Education High Schools that Work TBA

Department of Emergency Management Homeland Security Program Grant TBA

Department of Fire Programs Aid to Localities Ongoing

Department of Fire Programs Conference and Education Assistance TBA
 
Department of Fire Programs Virginia Dry Hydrant Grant TBA 

Department of Forestry Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Conservation Reserve Program TBA

Department of Forestry Highly Erodible Land Ongoing

Department of Forestry Conservation Stewardship Program TBA

Department of Forestry Environmental Quality Incentive Ongoing

Department of Forestry Emergency Conservation Program TBA

Department of Forestry Emergency Watershed Protection TBA

Department of Forestry Watershed Protection Projects Ongoing

Department of Forestry Forests to Faucets Ongoing

Department of Forestry Water Quality Improvement Fund (WQIF) Ongoing

Department of Forestry Nutrient Management Equipment Ongoing

Department of Forestry Riparian Forest Buffer Ongoing

Department of Forestry Virginia Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMP) Cost-Share Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Virginia Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMP) Cost-Share Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Virginia Small Business Financing Authority  Ongoing

Department of Forestry Virginia Best Management Practices Ongoing

Department of Forestry Wetland Reserve Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Partners for Wildlife Ongoing

Department of Forestry Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Chesapeake Forest Fund Tree Planting Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Pine Bark Beetle Prevention Program Ongoing

Department of Forestry Reforestation of Timberlands Ongoing

Department of Health  Maternal and Child Block Grant Ongoing 

Department of Health  Small Rural Hospital Improvement (SHIP) Grant Program TBA 

Department of Historic Resources Certified Local Government Grants Ongoing

Virginia Department of Historic Resources Civil War Battlefield State-Matching Grants TBA 

Department of Historic Resources Virginia Land Conservation Fund Ongoing

Department of Rail and Public Transportation Rail Grants Ongoing
 
Department of Social Services Auxiliary Grants (AG) TBA 

Department of Social Services Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) TBA 

Department of Social Services Early Head Start & Child Care Partnership Grant TBA 

Department of Transportation Access Programs TBA 

Department of Transportation Revenue Sharing Ongoing

Department of Transportation Transportation Alternative Program (TAP) TBA

Virginia Commonwealth University Community Engagement Grants Ongoing