Becoming a Tree City USA Grant

Tree City USA Grant is now closed.

Minnesota communities who have never been or are currently not a Tree City USA are invited to apply for grant funds to become a Tree City USA in 2019.
Eligible activities include:

  • Write or update a Tree Care Ordinance
  • Write or update a Community Forest Management Plan
  • Create or revitalize a Tree Board
  • Plan, promote, and conduct an Arbor Day celebration


Cities and communities within Minnesota.

Grant Limits

The maximum amount that will be funded is $1,000.

Program Funding

Funding for this project by a grant from the USDA Forest Service. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.