Welcome to the Keep Maryland Beautiful application for the FY20 grant cycle!

Thank you for your interest in the Keep Maryland Beautiful Grants Program. We are excited to offer four different grants this cycle. Applications will only be accepted through this online system. The application period is open from October 1, 2019 to November 14, 2019. Applications will not be accepted after this date.

A few important reminders as you begin your application:
- Please remember to save all of your application materials prior to submission.
- This platform, unfortunately, will not allow you to save your progress and return, so please be prepared to complete the application in one sitting. We recommend that you create a separate document with copies of your answers that can be saved to your device.
- There is no confirmation page or email following the submission of your application. If you are concerned with the submission of your application, please contact Dina Lansinger, dina@forevermaryland.org.
- All of this information and more is available on our website under "Frequently Asked Questions".

The review process for all applications begins immediately following the deadline. Applicants can expect to be notified of the decision on their application by March 20, 2020. Awardees should expect their funding to arrive by April 15, 2020. Awardees are obliged to return a grant receipt form following the acquisition of their funds, no later than April 30, 2020.

If you have questions throughout the process, please refer to the contacts below:

For general questions about our grants, application process, and reporting requirements, please email Dina Lansinger, dina@forevermaryland.org
For specific questions about land trust assistance grants, please email Michelle Grafton, michelle.grafton@maryland.gov
For specific questions about Clean Up & Green Up grants, please email Alyssa Clemons, alyssa.clemons@maryland.gov

Thank you for your commitment to keeping Maryland beautiful! We wish you the best of luck.