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
2015 General Grant Round
Applications for the 2015 General Grant Round were reviewed by Energy Infrastructure and Impact Office staff and the Energy Impact Grants Advisory Committee. The Land Board reviewed the applications and grant recommendations for political subdivisions, including counties, park districts, water resource districts, and townships experiencing direct impacts from oil and gas development. Focus was given to projects addressing safety issues and to support infrastructure needs a direct result of oil and gas development.
A list of awards made by the Land Board can be viewed using the following link
K-12 Schools Fall Grant Round - Awards
The Land Board reviewed applications from K-12 Schools experiencing direct impacts from oil and gas development. This grant round looked at needs that became evident as the school year started. Significant student population growth is recognized as a direct impact on school districts and communities.
A list of awards can be viewed using the following link
Airport Grant Round - Awards
On October 30, 2014, the Land Board awarded grants to Airports experiencing direct impacts from oil and gas development.
A complete list can be viewed by using the following link