Nebraska Game and Parks offering grants

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is offering $100,000 in marketing grants to promote outdoor recreation.

They are available for communities, groups, organizations, public-private partnerships, nongovernment agencies or political subdivisions.

Preference will be given to campaigns promoting Game and Parks' public areas, which include wildlife management areas, state parks and Open Fields and Waters sites.

Grants are available for event promotion, regional promotion and outdoor destination promotion. The individual grants will range from $2,000 to $25,000.

The application deadline is Oct. 31. The grants will be awarded Nov. 22.

Go online at for more information or to apply.

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