Grants

Current Funding Opportunities

Hydro Flask Parks For All Program

Hydro Flask’s Parks For All Program supports nonprofit organizations focused on building, restoring, maintaining, or providing more equitable access to parks and recreational public lands and/or beaches and coastal areas.

The 2022 Parks For All grant application is now open. Click the button below to read more about this year’s geographic requirements and funding criteria. Application deadline is September 10th.

Every Kid Outdoors Transportation Grants Program

In partnership with the U.S. Forest Service, the Every Kid Outdoors Transportation Grants Program supports non-profits and schools that are connecting 4th graders with nature, ultimately leading to a nation of outdoor enthusiasts and stewards. This program supports the national “Every Kid Outdoors” initiative, which has the goal of providing an opportunity for every 4th-grade student in the country to visit at least one of the more than 2,000 federally managed lands.

The EKO Transportation Grants Program application is now open. Click the button below to read the funding criteria. Application deadline is October 6th.

Future Funding Opportunities

Kids to Parks Day School Grants Program

In honor of the 12th annual Kids to Parks Day, celebrated on May 21, 2022, National Park Trust is pleased to once again offer our Kids to Parks Day School Grants Program (formally the Kids to Parks Day National School Contest). The next cycle of the Kids to Parks Day School Grants Program will open in fall 2021.

NPS Challenge Cost Share Program

National Park Trust is proud to partner with the National Park Service on the NPS Challenge Cost Share Program, a funding opportunity intended to build collaborations between the National Park Service and community project partners.

Matching awards of up to $25,000 are available for a range of project ideas that promote improved access and opportunities for outdoor recreation, environmental stewardship, and education in our National Parks, National Trails, and/or Wild and Scenic Rivers. The next cycle will open in spring 2022.