Grants & Award Opportunities

For a round-up of grants through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, click here.

US DOT Charging and Fueling Infrastructure (CFI) Discretionary Grant Program

Posted: June 3, 2024

Deadline: August 28, 2024

Grantor: US Department of Transportation

The Charging and Fueling Infrastructure Discretionary Grant Program (CFI Program) is a competitive grant program to strategically deploy publicly accessible electric vehicle charging and alternative fueling infrastructure in the places people live and work – urban and rural areas alike – in addition to along designated Alternative Fuel Corridors (AFCs).

Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Program

Posted: June 3, 2024

Deadline: October 15, 2024

Grantor: GA Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

This grant program will provide a dedicated funding mechanism to support parks and trails and protect and acquire lands critical to wildlife, clean water and outdoor recreation across the state of Georgia.

COPS Safer Outcomes Program

Posted: May 31, 2024

Deadline: July 23, 2024

Grantor: US DOJ Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)

The Safer Outcomes: Enhancing De-Escalation and Crisis Response Training for Law Enforcement program seeks to promote safe outcomes during police encounters with persons in crisis through relevant training.

US DOT Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Grants Program

Posted: May 29, 2024

Deadline: July 12, 2024

Grantor: US Department of Transportation

The SMART program was established to provide grants to eligible public sector agencies to conduct demonstration projects focused on advanced smart community technologies and systems in order to improve transportation efficiency and safety.

US DOT Natural Gas Distribution Infrastructure Safety and Modernization Grant

Posted: May 29, 2024

Deadline: June 20, 2024

Grantor: US Department of Transportation

The grant funding is to be made available to a municipality or community owned utility (not including for-profit entities) to repair, rehabilitate, or replace its natural gas distribution pipeline systems or portions thereof or to acquire equipment to (1) reduce incidents and fatalities and (2) to avoid economic losses.

Drawdown Georgia Climate Solutions & Equity Grant

Posted: May 29, 2024

Deadline: July 26, 2024

Grantor: Drawdown Georgia

The Climate Solutions & Equity Grant program is designed to accelerate the Drawdown Georgia mission to advance achievable climate solutions that prioritize equity across the state, such as composting, electric vehicles, energy efficiency improvements, food waste reduction, plant-based diets, and rooftop solar.

Defense Community Infrastructure Program

Posted: May 6, 2024

Deadline: June 17, 2024

Grantor: US Department of Defense

The program is designed to address deficiencies in community infrastructure, supportive of a military installation, to enhance military value, support the training of cadets at “covered educational institutions,” installation resilience, and/or military family quality of life.

Active Transportation Infrastructure Investment Program (ATIIP)

Posted: April 1, 2024

Deadline: June 17, 2024

Grantor: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

The ATIIP grants will allow communities to identify, prioritize, and implement improvements to the largest barriers to safe, accessible, and equitable pedestrian and bicycle network connectivity through the development of infrastructure that will provide substantial additional opportunities for walking and bicycling.

GDOT Local Road Assistance Administration Grants

Posted: March 15, 2024

Deadline: June 15, 2024

Grantor: GA Department of Transportation (GDOT)

The Local Maintenance and Improvement Grant (LMIG) program provides funds to local governments to perform improvements to their roadway network each year.

Battlefield Land Acquisition Grants (rolling)

Posted: January 12, 2024

Deadline: December 31, 2024

Grantor: National Park Service (NPS)

Battlefield Land Acquisition Grants (BLAG) enable State and local governments to permanently protection historic battlefield lands through fee simple acquisition or through the purchase of an interest in the land through a preservation covenant.

Environmental and Climate Justice Community Change Grants

Posted: January 8, 2024

Deadline: November 21, 2024

Grantor: US Environmental Protection Agency

Funds to benefit disadvantaged communities through projects that reduce pollution, increase community climate resilience, and build community capacity to address environmental and climate justice challenges.