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Grant Applications

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Glacier National Park Conservancy

Application Information

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Inclusive Storytelling

The National Park Service (NPS) and the National Park Foundation (NPF) are excited to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) in support of Inclusive Storytelling that focuses on telling the story of America by amplifying, documenting, and sharing lesser-known stories throughout the park system. This grant opportunity is funded by NPF. 

The RFP and the application will be open in our Fluxx grantee portal from May 8 – June 12, 2024. Please log into Fluxx or register if you are a new user (https://nationalparks.fluxx.io/), and navigate to the Apply for Funding page to gain access to the complete RFP.

Rivers and Trails

The National Park Foundation (NPF), in collaboration with the National Park Service (NPS), is excited to announce our “Enhancing and Protecting America’s Rivers and Trails” Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Fiscal Year 2024 as part of the NPF Rivers and Trails program. The National Trail System and Wild & Scenic Rivers System are facing mounting challenges, including increased visitation, inconsistent funding, and the impacts of climate change. To address these challenges, this year’s RFP will focus on collaborative conservation, ecosystem resiliency and stewardship, enhancing visitor experience, and futureproofing rivers and trails.

This RFP is open to NPS entities and partners that administer, manage, and support national scenic trails, national historical trails, national recreation trails (including national water trails), and wild and scenic rivers.

Please see the Request for Proposals for more information about this opportunity, eligibility, and how to apply.

Applications are due no later than Monday, July 15, 2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time

Optional Informational Calls:

Two optional information calls to discuss this RFP and the proposal process are scheduled for June 13, 2024 at 11:00 AM ET and June 18, 2024 at 3:00 PM ET. Any changes to the date and time will be updated on this website. All parties interested in submitting a proposal are welcome to attend the call, but it is not a requirement. Links to the information sessions are available below:

June 13, 2024 at 11:00 AM ET Zoom Link

June 18, 2024 at 3:00 PM ET Zoom Link

Capacity Building for Park Partners

The National Park Foundation (NPF) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) to help build the organizational capacity of national park philanthropic organizations through its capacity building program. The goal of this grant is to support park partners to transform their work to be more innovative or effective in your philanthropic impact to national parks. Applicants for this cycle of funding should have annual park-related revenue in the $250k to $1M range, with projects focused on increasing revenue and impact to national parks. Requests for renewal funding for previous NPF capacity building investment are welcome, if accompanied by strong evidence for how future success is made possible by the building blocks of prior NPF support.

Applications are due no later than Sunday, July 21, 2024 (midnight ET). Please see the Request for Proposals for more information and instructions on how to apply.

An optional, informative call to discuss this RFP and the proposal process will be held on June 13th at 3:00pm ET (Zoom link here). All parties interested in submitting a proposal are encouraged to attend the call, though it is not required.