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Certified Local Government Grants

The Certified Local Government (CLG) grant program is open only to Iowa cities, counties, and land use districts that have signed a Certified Local Government Agreement with the State of Iowa and the National Park Service.  In addition, in order to be eligible to apply for this grant opportunity, the Certified Local Government must be in good standing and current in their submission of annual reports.

2016 Grants

The 2016 Certified Local Government grant round has begun.  In this round, we anticipate awarding approximately $90,000 in Certified Local Government grants.

  • Applicants may submit a draft application for review and comment.  The deadline for draft applications is August 12, 2015.
  • IMPORTANT: Please use the application portal titled "Draft Application Certified Local Government Grant" if you wish to have your draft reviewed.

The final deadline is September 4, 2015.

Requesting Old Applications

Grant applicants may request copies of previously funded grant applications for similar projects.

If you have questions or want to discuss your grant application, please contact:
Paula Mohr
Certified Local Government Coordinator
(515) 281-6826

2015 Grants Awarded

2015 Certified Local Government Awards

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