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NEWS & EVENTS

TSET Grant Opportunity



Policy and Built Environment Change

and

Innovations in Active Living and Healthy Eating


Key Dates:

Last day to submit questions: March 7, 2022

Proposals due: March 15, 2022 before 4:00 pm Central Time

Applicants notified of award decisions: May 5, 2022

Grant start date: July 1, 2022


Important Notes:

  • Any tribal nation that is awarded a funding agreement must submit to TSET a signed wavier of sovereign immunity prior to execution of a contract.

  • Policy and built environmental change: up to $350,000 per project per year for up to two years

  • All projects must take place and serve only populations within Oklahoma


Eligible projects may include the following types:

  • Sidewalk improvements and pedestrian crossings that are compliant with the American with Disabilities Act and connect to everyday destinations

  • Sidewalks connecting housing to schools

  • Creation or enhancement of parks and public spaces for people of all ages through the purchase of supplies such as outdoor exercise equipment, playground equipment, pedestrian paths, seating, etc.

  • Design and/or implementation of downtown streetscapes and/or street scape enhancements that improve bike ability and/or walkability

  • Rails to trails

  • Safe routes to schools, parks and/or grocery stores

  • Pedestrian wayfinding signage

  • Bike lanes/multi-use trails

  • Upgrades to comprehensive plans, master plans, active transportation plans, bike plans, trail plans

  • Built environment feasibility studies for future implementation of complete streets plan development, active transportation plans, trails, and bicycle master plans

  • Traffic and pedestrian studies