Foundation / Corporation
Parks and Trails New York (PTNY)
Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for projects to improve and promote recreational trails throughout the state. Applicants requesting funds in the professional development category must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve and maintain New York State parks, build organizational capacity, promote tourism, and encourage professional development.
The Park and Trail Partnership Program is a capacity-building matching grants program funded through the NYS Environmental Protection Fund. The program is designed to:
There are four types of capacity-building grants available to eligible organizations through the Park and Trail Partnership Program:
For additional information about the funding categories, see the URL for Full Text.
GrantWatch ID#: 164065
-Capacity and Organizational Effectiveness Grants: Up to $50,000
-Step-Up Grants: Up to $7,500
-Professional Development Grants: Up to $100,000
-Stewardship and Public Access Capacity Grants: Up to $75,000
Capacity and Organizational Effectiveness Grants are for one year.
Step-Up Grants are for one year.
Professional Development Grants encompass a period of two years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Grant Eligibility survey: https://ptny.wufoo.com/forms/z12ojmoo17aj9nv/
Jonathan Duda, Grant Administrator
USA: New York City; New York