Apply for a Cost Share Grant

People holding plantsGrant Money Available in 2019

Funds are available in 2019 for projects that help protect the water and natural resources of the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District. Grants for up to 75% of a project’s costs are available to residents, associations, nonprofits, schools, businesses, and cities for projects located within District boundaries. Projects such as raingardens, pervious pavers, native habitat restoration and shoreline plantings are eligible for funding through the grant program.

Maximum grant award:

  • $5,000 for residential projects
  • $20,000 for townhome, condominium, or lake associations
  • $50,000 for commercial, government, or nonprofit projects

Cost Share Information Session

An information session is planned from 3-4:30 PM on Wednesday, February 27 in the Board Room at the District’s office, 12800 Gerard Dr, Eden Prairie. The session will provide more information about eligible projects and how to apply. Applications are due Friday, March 22, 2019. Applications and grant guidelines are available on the Cost Share page.

Need Help?

Want to run through a project idea or ask questions about your application? Contact Erica, Program and Project Manager, at 952-358-2276 or