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Forestry grants

Grants are available to assist with urban and community forestry, private forest stewardship, volunteer fire departments and more. Each grant program has specific criteria for eligible projects and who can apply, as well as specific application deadlines and minimum/maximum grant request amounts.

Available grants

Community Forestry Grants

Supports urban forestry projects for local governments, schools and other organizations.

Applications open summer 2024.

DTE Energy Tree Planting Grants

Provides funding to increase the number of properly planted and maintained trees within DTE Energy's service territory.

Applications open summer 2024. 

Federal Landscape Scale Restoration Grants

A USDA Forest Service grant program that promotes restoration of priority forest landscapes and furthers priorities identified in State Forest Action Plans. State Foresters may support up to 5 projects.

Michigan Volunteer Fire Capacity Grants

Provides funding to assist fire departments in acquiring fire-fighting equipment for local communities. Fire departments in rural communities with populations of 10,000 or less are eligible to apply.