Grants & Cooperative Agreements Program
Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program Overview
The Grants Program supports the planning, acquisition, development, maintenance, administration, operation, enforcement, restoration, and conservation of trails, trailheads, areas, and other facilities associated with the use of off-highway motor vehicles, and programs involving off-highway motor vehicle safety or education.
Public Review and Comment Period -- Grants Program 2016/2017
The public review and comment period for the 2016/17 Grants and Cooperative Agreements Program begins Tuesday, March 7, 2017, and ends at 5:00pm (Pacific Standard Time) on Monday, April 3, 2017. This period provides an opportunity for the public to review and provide comments to the preliminary applications submitted to the OHMVR Division for consideration during the 2016/17 grant cycle.
The Division’s On-Line Grants Application (OLGA) database allows the public to view preliminary applications in a centralized location and to provide public comments.
To view preliminary applications and to provide public comments:
2016/2017 Grant Cycle - Important Dates
|January 9-10 and 12-13, 2017||OHV Grant Program Workshops|
|Monday, January 9, 2017||Grant application process begins. Application materials are available via the OHMVR Division's website.|
|Monday, March 6, 2017||Preliminary applications are due.|
|Tuesday, March 7, 2017 to Monday, April 3, 2017||Public review and comment period.|
|Monday, May 1, 2017||Final applications are due.|
|May 2017||OHMVR Division review of final applications.|
|Monday, June 5, 2017||Application Results -- Intent to Award posted on the OHMVR Division's website.|
|Tuesday, June 6, 2017 to Wednesday, July 5, 2017||Thirty (30) calendar day appeal period.|
|Thursday, July 6, 2017||Final awards posted on the OHMVR Division's website upon resolution of any appeals.|
2016/2017 Grant Workshops
Workshops for the current Grant Cycle were held the week of January 09, 2017. All the handouts and presentation slideshows are available as a resource in PDF format. See links below.
Important Dates – G16
Funding – G16
Application Checklist LE Only
Ground Operations Breakout Session
Development Breakout Session
Planning Breakout Session
Restoration Breakout Session
Education and Safety Breakout Session
On-Line Grant Application (OLGA) Overview and Training
Program Overview, Recreational Trails Program, Transformation, and Regulation Input
Habitat Management Plan
Audits Workshop Presentation
Grant Administration – Project Agreement Process
Grant Administration – Payment Requests & Closeouts
Recreation Trail Program 2016 Grant Cycle
It’s that time again – time to prepare for the 2016 Motorized Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Grant Cycle. The 2016 cycle will open on Monday, October 3, 2016.
The 2016 RTP application must be completed through the On-Line Grants Application (OLGA). You will need to complete and submit a Project Director Request, selecting RTP as the Grant Category and RTP 16 for the Grant Program. If you are new to OLGA please click here for the “Getting Started” document to assist you with the process.
Applications must be submitted by 5:00pm on November 23, 2016.