National Trails System Information, Corridor Protection, and Training

Funding Agency:
Department of Transportation

The purpose of this proposed Cooperative Agreement (Agreement) is to assist the Recipient in providing National Trails System Information, Corridor Protection, and Training to build capacity to better administer, manage, and sustain National Trails. The primary focus is to support National Scenic Trails and National Historic Trails.

The goal of this Agreement is to build capacity to better administer, manage, and sustain National Trails, with the primary focus to enhance the ability to protect and complete National Scenic Trails and National Historic Trails. The Recipient shall collaborate with the FHWA to accomplish the goal of this project. 

Deadline: Jan. 9, 2018

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

  • Task 1: National Trails System Awareness
  • Task 2: National Trails System Corridor Protection
  • Task 3: Youth Apprentice Program
  • Task 4: National Trails System Training and Workshops
  • Task 5: Transition

Eligibility Requirements

This competition is open to government agencies, institutions of higher learning, or nonprofit organizations.  

Amount

$200,000

Amount Description

The FHWA anticipates making one award as a result of this Notice of Funding Opportunity. The FHWA anticipates Federal funding up to a total amount of $200,000 may be made available for this Agreement subject to the availability of funds.

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty

Category

Community Outreach and Engagement
Environmental & Life Sciences
Social Sciences

External Deadline

January 9, 2018