Project Funding

Trees for Nebraska Towns Program

Ready to enhance your community forest? We want to help. The Trees for Nebraska Towns (TNT) program provides $2,000-$20,000 to support public space tree planting projects in communities throughout Nebraska. We offer the funding support, as well as guidance and technical assistance, for projects that:

  • Emphasize planting of large maturing trees in public spaces
  • Thoughtfully plan for diversity, sustainability, longevity and resilience
  • Include companion plantings
  • Contribute habitat for wildlife and beneficial insects
  • Increase awareness and appreciation for the value of our community forests

2019-2020 Timeline

Trees for Nebraska Towns begins accepting applications for projects on June 1. The deadline for applications is July 31st.

Call for Applications June 1 through July 31, 2019

Project Selection and Kickoffs August 2019

Project Planting September 2019 - November 2020

Reimbursement Requests Due December 31, 2020

 


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