Apply for Measure Q
Urban Open SPace grant 

MEasure q Urban open space grants

The Authority is pleased to offer this grant program, funded by Measure Q. This annual competitive grant program funds Urban Open Space projects in one or more categories:

  1. Environmental Stewardship and Restoration
  2. Parks, Trails, and Public Access
  3. Environmental Education
  4. Urban Agriculture/Food Systems

The grants are open to Public Agencies, Schools and School Districts, and Non-profits.
A 33% match is required, which can be met through in-kind services, supplies, or cash, or through matching funds from other sources.

The grant guidelines are currently being revised. The next grant cycle will be next fiscal year (July 2019 - June 2020). Please check back for updates or sign up for our mailing list to be notified when the next grant cycle will open.

to learn more about previous grantees and to
view the fy 17-18 grant materials click here

Grant program Timeline

Grant Cycle Announced
Date TBD
Applications Due
Staff Review
Citizens' Advisory Committee Review
Board Review and Decision
Process Grants
Grantees Kickoff Projects
Point of Contact
Megan Dreger
Grants Administrator
(408) 224-7476

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