Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department’s grant programs help protect the state’s waterways and enhance recreational opportunities.

Boating Grants

Clean Vessel Act Grant


Provides funding for the construction, renovation, operation, or maintenance of pumpout stations, pumpout boats, and dump stations used by boaters.



Boating Infrastructure Grant


Provides funding for constructing, renovating, and maintaining tie-up facilities for the transient boaters with vessels 26 feet or larger in length.



Other Grants

Shooting Range Improvement Grant


Encourages the enhancement of non-profit and municipal shooting ranges and provides Vermonters with safe, environmentally responsible shooting areas.



Watershed Grant


Fund local efforts related to stewardship and enjoyment of our water resources.