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Applications Now Available
Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition Grant Program

September 30, 2021 Deadline

The CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is accepting applications from municipalities, land trusts, and water companies for the next round of the competitive Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition Grant Program (OSWA).

View revised application package (including new completion timeframes)»

Frequently Asked Questions »

DEEP’s Open Space Webpage »

Applications Now Available
Urban Green/Community Garden Program

September 30, 2021 Deadline

DEEP is accepting applications from municipalities, designated as targeted and/or distressed, and their non-profit partners under the competitive Urban Green and Community Garden Program (UGCG).

Grant Questionnaire and Application »

For more information about DEEP’s OSWA and UGCG Programs contact Allyson Clarke at (860) 424-3774.

Coming Soon!

CLCC and DEEP are planning to offer our annual OSWA /UGCG Information Sessions to provide you with insights into the grant programs, answer your questions about your project proposals, and help you to prepare your grant application. Details coming soon. Please contact Amy in the interim with questions.