Land and Water Conservation Fund

LWCF is a federally funded reimbursable grant that is for acquisition or development of land for public outdoor recreational use purposes.


Two-year grant cycle.


Land acquisition or facility development for public outdoor recreation.


Applications graded utilizing Open Project Selection Process (OPSP) reviewed by a grading team.


This is a 50-50 match program.


LWCF creates an outdoor recreation legacy by requiring perpetual park management.


Click below for LWCF’s latest Application Guidelines:


2016 LWCF Application Guidelines