Grant Projects Listing Website
The Texas General Land Office has created a user-friendly, searchable website dedicated to grant projects so you can find information about the many projects receiving funding along the Texas coast. You can search by primary funding source or choose from many filtering options.
Texas Coastal Management Program Grant Application
The Commissioner of the Texas General Land Office is soliciting applications for projects that address environmental concerns within the coastal zone and promote sustainable economic development. Texas Coastal Management Program (CMP) Cycle 26 involves a competitive pre-proposal process followed by an invitation-only final application submission.
Important Submittal Dates
- Pre-proposals must be received electronically by 5:00 p.m. on June 10, 2020.
- Submission of a pre-proposal is REQUIRED for all projects proposed for funding.
- Final applications must be received electronically by 5:00 p.m. on October 7, 2020.
- Final applications will be accepted by invitation-only. Selected applicants will receive an invitation to submit a final application by August 12, 2020.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the CMP workshops will be held online. The virtual workshops will occur at the following dates and times:
May 13th - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/101578118888
To attend a workshop webinar, please click one of the links above to register by May 1, 2020.
- Application Submittal Instructions
Step-by-step instructions for submitting pre-proposals and by invitation-only final applications.
- CMP Cycle 26 Guidance
The guidance document describes project and submission requirements and provides information about scoring and project selection. Due to changes in the application process, potential applicants are highly encouraged to review the document in its entirety.
- Cycle 26 Financial Requirements
This document contains information that is highly valuable to preparing the pre-proposal and final application. Applicants are highly encouraged to review the contract and financial requirements.
- NOAA 306A Questionnaire
This document is required only if applying for a CMP 306A project. NOAA will use the information contained in the questionnaire to complete their environmental review.
- Cycle 26 Grant Application
The grant application includes both the pre-proposal and final application. Applicants must select the appropriate checkbox on page 2, designating the application as the pre-proposal or final application. All applicants must fully complete the application to be considered for funding. Pre-proposal are REQUIRED for all projects proposed for funding. Final applications will be accepted by invitation-only. Selected applicants will receive an invitation to submit a final application by August 12, 2020.
Coastal Erosion Planning Response Act (CEPRA)
Applications considered for funding include studies and projects intended to address habitat restoration, coastal erosion, mitigate the effect of coastal erosion, or maintain or enhance beach stability or width.
- CEPRA Coastal Resources Funding Application Guidance Document
Provides an overview of CEPRA project requirements, the application process, general instructions for completing the Coastal Resources Funding Application and guidance on how the application will be evaluated for consideration.
- Coastal Resources Funding Application
Application required for Coastal Erosion Planning & Response Act Program for regular or emergency funding submission. The deadline for submission of the Coastal Resources Funding Application is July 1, 2019.
- Coastal Resources Funding Application Instructional Video
Video providing an overview of the CEPRA program, project requirements and instructions on how to complete the Coastal Resources Funding Application.
- CEPRA Structure App Guidance
Guidance for Completing and Submitting the Structure Relocation/Demolition Expense Reimbursement Application Form
- CEPRA Structure Relocation Application
Application required for consideration of regular or emergency relocation or demolition a structure on the public beach.
GULF OF MEXICO ENERGY SECURITY ACT (GOMESA)
The Texas General Land Office oversees the administration and distribution of GOMESA funds to support projects that meet GOMESA authorized uses, Coastal Management Program (CMP) or Coastal Erosion Planning and Response Act (CEPRA) Program goals and objectives, and priorities identified in the Texas Coastal Resiliency Master Plan.
- GOMESA Funding Policies and Guidance
Provides an overview of the policies associated with the administration and distribution of GOMESA funds, describes project and submission requirements and provides information on how projects will be evaluated for GOMESA funding consideration.