Grant Notification Update

Due to the overwhelming number of applications received, the selection committee has needed more time for review. Final award decisions will be made as soon as possible and all grant applicants will be notified.

In preparation for the 2021 wildfire season, the County of Sonoma is directing $2-$4 million to near-term vegetation management activities in high-risk areas and near key ecosystems. Local fire districts, schools, communities with Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWPPs), Resource Conservation Districts, community groups, nonprofit organizations, licensed foresters, and technical advisors are invited to apply for funds.

Applicant Workshop + Resources

The County hosted a workshop on Thursday, April 29 to provide an overview of the application process and respond to applicants’ questions.

Grant Application Materials

Interested applicants will need to download, complete, and return Attachments B, C, and D (Application Form, Application Budget Sheet, and Application Questions) via email to be considered for funding.

Application Deadline

The application period for this grant opportunity is CLOSED. Only applications received by 5:00 pm on Sunday, May 16, 2021 will be considered.

Questions? Email vegmanagement@sonoma-county.org.