Acquisition and Planning Grant Application Information

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​FY 2021-22 (Round 8) SALC Guidelines & Application Materials

April 28, 2022 - The California Strategic Growth Council approved the Guidelines at its April 28th meeting. SALC invites applications for projects that protect agricultural land and reduce greenhouse gases. Funding is available to cities, counties, Native American tribes, land trusts, and other governmental and non-profit entities. Read the full announcement here.​​​​​​

NOTE: Please submit all application materials to


Capacity and Project Development Grant Application Materials​

Land Use Planning Grant Application Materials​

Acquisition Grant Application Materials

Acquisition Grant Sample Documents and Supporting Materials

(most recently available documents)

Overview and Preparation of Agricultural Conservation Easement Appraisals

Priority Population Status

(previously known as Disadvantaged Community status)

 Please refer to the Managing Your Grant page for additional forms and templates.

Have questions? Please contact the SALC team at ​for more information.​