California Department of Parks and Recreation’s Office of Grants and Local Services (OGALS): Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership (ORLP) Program
Deadline: June 18, 2021
Match: yes, 50%
Funding: $150 million is available: minimum grant request per project application is $300,000 and maximum grant request per project application is $5,000,000.
Eligibility: Cities, Counties, State Agencies, Federally recognized Native American Tribes, Joint Powers Authorities where all members are otherwise eligible under the LWCF, park districts, and special districts with authority to acquire, operate, and maintain public park and recreation areas.
The Outdoor Recreation Legacy Partnership (ORLP) Program was established by Congress in 2014 and is administered by the National Park Service (NPS) under the authority of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Act. The nationwide ORLP program funding is for urban areas (jurisdictions of at least 50,000 people). Priority is given to projects located in economically disadvantaged areas that lack outdoor recreation opportunities.