Grants deadline extended

Monday, December 01, 2008

We’ve extended the grant deadline until December 15th. Please have your applications postmarked by or emailed to us by that date.


New round of grants announced

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Southeast Alaska Trail System (SEAtrails Inc.) today invited grant applications for trail and trail-related projects in Southeast Alaska.

“We plan to address on-the-ground trail projects and signage with our second round of trail grants,” says Ryan McFarland, SEAtrails board chair. “We will award grants based on how closely the project aligns with the SEAtrails Trails and Transportation Master Plan, the SEAtrails Capital Improvement Plan and other criteria.” PDFs of both plans and the criteria list are posted on the SEAtrails website, Grant recipients will operate under a reimbursable agreement in partnership with the Organized Village of Kasaan.

The application deadline is December 1st 2008.

Application forms are available online at in the grants area or by contacting Jesse Donner, SEAtrails coordinator, at [email protected], 907.747.4237.

SEAtrails collaborates with organizations, groups and agencies to attract independent travelers, ecotourists and other visitors to Southeast Alaska. SEAtrails works with Alaska’s Marine Highway System and the Inter-Island Ferry Authority (IFA) to promote this dependable and enjoyable mode of travel between communities throughout the region.

The 19 SEAtrails member communities include Angoon, Coffman Cove, Craig, Gustavus, Haines, Hoonah, Hydaburg, Juneau, Kake, Ketchikan, Naukati, Pelican, Petersburg, Sitka, Skagway, Thorne Bay, Whale Pass, Wrangell and Yakutat. SEAtrails is a 501(c)3 non-profit run by a nine-member volunteer board spread throughout Southeast Alaska.


Land and Water Conservation Fund applications accepted

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

The Alaska Department of Natural Resources Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation announced that FY’08 applications are being accepted for projects.

The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) can be used to provide partial funding for acquisition or development of outdoor recreation land or facilities. This grant can provide up to 50% in matching funds for a project. Only state, regional or local governments are eligible and grant applications need to range from $100,000 to $500,000.

Applications are due on Tuesday, January 15, 2008. Further information is available at the Alaska LWCF grant program page.



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