Funding Opportunities Newsletter
October & November 2022

Upcoming Grants

Additional Resources

Local Infrastructure Hub Offers Grant Application Bootcamp

Submitting strong applications for federal infrastructure money can be challenging for small- and mid-sized cities, towns, and villages. To assist underserved local governments with populations of 150,000 or less, the Local Infrastructure Hub offers a series of bootcamps designed to help small- and mid-sized local governments take advantage of the grant opportunities available through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

Wildland-Urban Interface Planning Guide

The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research Wildland-Urban Interface Planning Guide has information on ways local agencies can leverage plans, regulations, and tools to reduce risk in wildfire-prone areas. The guide is a complementary and supplemental resource to the Fire Hazard Planning Technical Advisory, which lists land-use strategies to reduce fire risk to buildings, infrastructure, and communities. The guide features nine best practice case studies that offer opportunities for learning and solutions that may be suitable for adoption in other communities.

Webinars on the CA Vegetation Treatment Program (CalVTP)

The Cal Poly Fuels Management Training Program is providing two upcoming webinar trainings on the California Vegetation Treatment Program (CalVTP).

On November 3rd is the CalVTP in Practice: Lompoc Valley Fuels Reduction Project-Purisima Ridge Fuel Break webinar. The team responsible for implementing this project will help participants improve their knowledge about the CalVTP in this hyper-local case study.

On November 9, there will be the interactive CalVTP Question & Answer Webinar where a panel of three forestry and fuels-management specialists will answer pre-submitted CalVTP questions.

More Information and Assistance

Consult with the SNC Funding Team to get advice about specific funding opportunities or general funding development strategies. Contact your SNC Area Representative to set up a meeting with the Funding Team.