New Jersey

Resilience Works, LLC offers to help you apply for funding from these and other sources.

Bergen County

Open Space, Recreation, Floodplain Protection, Farmland & Historic Preservation Fund

Declaration of Intent due Tuesday, March 19, 2019; required of all applicants. Application deadline: Monday, May 20, 2019.

Eligible applicants:  Municipalities only


Hudson County

Open Space, Recreation, and Historic Preservation Trust Fund

Too late this year, but let’s plan now to apply next year! Friday, January 25, 2019 = deadline for “Letters of Intent” for 2019 funding

Eligible applicants include:

·         Municipalities in Hudson County

·         501(c)(3) entities, non-profit corporations, and qualified charitable conservancies located within Hudson County.  

Local entities are required to partner with the local municipality in which the project is located.

Eligible purposes: 

1.       Acquisition of land for conservation and recreation purposes

2.       Development and redevelopment of land existing or acquired for recreational, cultural, tourism and/or conservation purposes

3.       Preservation of historic properties, including the acquisition and historic preservation planning activities of such properties for historic preservation, this includes historical capital projects and historical rehabilitation plans


Morris County

Flood Mitigation Program

The Morris County Flood Mitigation Program consider grant applications from municipalities for the acquisition of residences that have experienced severe, repetitive flooding, or sustained substantial damage (greater than 50%), that receive a minimum Benefit/Cost Ratio (BCR) of 1:1.

Grant applications may be filed throughout the year on a rolling basis.

Eligible applicants:

  • Municipal governments within Morris County


Passaic County

Passaic County Open Space, Farmland, and Historic Preservation Trust Fund

Eligible applicants:

  • Municipal governments within Passaic County

  • 501(c)(3) nonprofit land trusts and charitable conservancies

Eligible projects include acquisiton of land for conservation