American Hiking Society: National Trails FundDeadline: February 16, 2018
American Hiking Society’s National Trails Fund is a national grants program dedicated to building and protecting hiking trails. Created in response to the growing backlog of trail maintenance projects, the National Trails Fund has helped hundreds of grassroots organizations acquire the resources needed to protect America’s cherished hiking trails. The National Trails Fund awards grants to organizations in order to improve hiking access or hiker safety on a particular trail.
Amount: Grants range from $500-$3,000.
- Only American Hiking Society Alliance members are eligible. Basic membership dues are $125 annually. To sign up as a member see: https://americanhiking.org/join-donate/alliance-organizations/.
- Only 501(c)(3) non-profits are eligible. Alliance member organizations that lack 501(c)(3) accreditation may use a fiscal agent.