to support planting a large specimen tree or grove of trees in a prominent location within a community.

The 2023 New York State Urban Forestry Council

Tree City USA Reward Grant


Municipalities in New York State that have been a Tree City USA for at least the past five consecutive years may apply.


All you need to do:

Fill out a brief application postmarked by September 30.

NYSUFC Tree City Grant Application

Or submit a paper application:

NYS Urban Forestry Council, 136 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205.


Applications scored competitively. Awarded from highest to lowest until the funding is depleted.

Recipients will be notified by mid-October 2023.


Questions? Contact Karen Emmerich, Grants Committee Chair

(914-850-2667/ [email protected]).


It’s easy and a great opportunity for your community, so fill out an application now!