Utah Division of
Forestry, Fire & State Lands

Utah Department of Natural Resources

Urban & Community Forestry Grants

Arbor Day Grants

The Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands, USDA Forest Service and Utah Community Forestry Council provides annual Arbor Day celebration grant assistance. This grant is to provide funds for communities to meet one of the four criteria for Tree City USA, which is to proclaim and observe Arbor Day.

Check back in February for more information on the 2014 Arbor Day Grants.

Utah cities, towns and communities interested in developing or improving a sustainable community forestry program and are NOT currently a Tree City USA may apply (FFSL offers an expanded grant program for up to $5,000 for Tree City USA communities). The 2014 Arbor Day Grants are available. Please download the application below for details.

Contact Meridith Perkins at 801-538-5505 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

  • 2014 Arbor Day Grant Application MS Word Document
    - Due by Friday, March 21, 2014
  • 2014 Arbor Day Grant Final Report Form MS Word Document
    - Due by Friday, May 9, 2014
  • Volunteer Log Form MS Word Document

Community Forestry Partnership Grants

The Utah Division of Forestry, Fire & State Lands, in partnership with the US Forest Service provides an opportunity for Tree City USA communities to apply for grants to help fund urban and community forestry projects.

Please check back in July for more information on the 2013 Community Forestry Partnership Grants.

The Utah Division of Forestry, Fire & State Lands, in partnership with the US Forest Service welcome all Tree City USA communities to apply for this oportunity to help fund urban and community forestry projects. Grant applications will be accepted through September 10, 2013. See the grant guidelines below for more details.

Tree City USA communities who received 2010 Urban and Community Forestry Partnership grant money need to submit their final report by June 10, 2014.

Contact Meridith Perkins at 801-538-5505 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.