Fire Districts Grant Round
On behalf of the Land Board, the Energy Infrastructure and Impact Office is accepting grant applications from eligible counties, cities, and fire districts for fire protection needs resulting from impacts from oil and gas development activities. Applications are due August 28, 2015.
Domestic Violence Shelter Grant (DVSG) – Oil Producing Counties
In collaboration with the ND Department of Commerce, applications are being accepted by the ND Department of Commerce for Domestic Violence Shelter Grants. $2 million of funding from the oil and gas impact grant fund has been designated by the 2015 Legislature to assist with impacts being realized from oil and gas development by these agencies located in oil producing counties. Applications are due by December 1, 2015. Details can be found on the ND Department of Commerce website using the following link.
On July 30, 2015, the Land Board awarded $1.3 Million in grants to Airports experiencing direct impacts from oil and gas development.
A complete list can be viewed by using the following link
Awards to K-12 Schools
The Land Board made awards to school districts for purposes relating to renovation and improvement projects. Awards were made at the July 30, 2015 meeting.
A list of awards can be viewed using the following link
Awards to Law Enforcement and EMS
On Wednesday, July 29, 2015 the Board of University and School Lands (Land Board) reviewed applications and recommendations for awards for law enforcement agencies and emergency medical service providers experiencing impacts from oil and gas development. The awards provided by the Land Board during this meeting can be viewed by clicking on one of the following links:
The 2015 Legislative Assembly appropriated $139.3 million of the oil and gas impact grant fund (OGIGF) for grants in House Bill 1176. The legislation identified specific allocations of the grant program during the 2015-2017 biennium. A complete list of grant allocations can be viewed by using the following link