Grant Request Policy

Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail
Grant Request Policy

(May 24, 2006)

All requests to the FBVT for granting of resources, financial or otherwise, shall be done in writing from the duly authorized individual of the requesting organization to the President of the FBVT for consideration by the FBVT Board of Directors.

An application shall describe the project and include the time frame, an itemized cost estimate, the proposed sources of funding, and a request for a specific amount of grant funding. All Trail projects funded by the FBVT shall be approved in writing by the BVTMC.

The President of FBVT shall respond in writing, following Board consideration and approval, detailing the grant approved by FBVT and/or any considerations or additional information deemed necessary by the Board.

The recipient shall report back to the FBVT in writing at the completion of that portion of the project funded and describe how the funds were expended. Funds in excess of that needed to complete the FBVT approved project shall be returned to FBVT.

Click here for a Grant Request application form.