Contact: Karina Erickson Press Secretary Texas General Land Office
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PRESS RELEASE — Apr 08, 2020

AUSTIN — The Texas General Land Office (GLO) is awarding up to $1.8 million in grant funding for coastal projects in your area. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Texas General Land Office will host three digital workshop webinars to provide information on the grant program.

Registration is required to attend a workshop webinar. Please select one of the links below to register by May 1, 2020.

2020 Grant Workshops  

Coastal Grant Funding Opportunity

Proposed projects must be located within the Texas coastal zone boundary and address at least one of the following: public access enhancement, data collection, coastal hazard and resiliency planning coastal resource improvements or be a project of special merit.
Applicants must provide a local or third-party match of 40% of the total project cost to comply with federal matching requirements. Match may be in the form of a "cash" match, "in-kind" match, or a combination thereof. Federal funds received directly or passed-through by a state agency, cannot be used as match.
Submission of a pre-proposal is mandatory. Pre-proposals are due by 5:00 p.m. on June 10, 2020. Applicants will receive notification of whether a project may be submitted as a final application. Upon invitation, applicants must submit final applications with supporting documentation by 5:00 p.m. on October 7, 2020.
The grant guidance and Cycle 26 application are available for download on the GLO website along with additional information. 

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