SALC Program Funding

2017-18 SALC Program grant application period

Pre-proposal Deadline*: May 22, 2018 ​

Full Proposal Deadline: August 1, 2018

*All applicants interested in submitting an Easement application are required to submit a pre-proposal to be considered for funding.

​​Have questions? Please contact the SALC Program team at (916) 324-0850 or for more information.

The SALC Program is a competitive grant process that awards grant funding based details contained in the grant applications.  We encourage applicants to have all material project details clearly identified in their application.  No significant changes will be allowed to projects after they have been approved by the Strategic Growth Council.

FY 2017-18 Application Materials

Agricultural Land Strategy and Outcome Grants​

Strategy and Outcome Grants Pre-proposal Worksheet

Strategy and Outcome Grants Application Form​

Agricultural Conservation Easements (ACEs)

ACE Pre-proposal Worksheet
ACE Application Form


​FY 2017-18 Background Documents​


​Sample Documents

Strategy and Outcome Sample Documents and Supporting Material
(most recently available documents)

Signed Resolution from Governing Bodies--for projects linked to an ACE

Signed Resolution from Governing Bodies--for projects not linked to an ACE​​​


ACE Sample Documents and Supporting Material
(most recently available documents)

PTR Review Chart (optional)

Sample Landowner Letter of Intent

Sample Letter to the Planning Director
Conflict of Interest Requirements and Sample Conflict of Interest Documentation 
SALC Program Easement Template​

SALC Program Easement Template (with Checklist​​​)

Overview and Preparation of Agricultural Conservation Easement Appraisals

Priority Population Status (previously known as Disadvantaged Community status)
Priority Population Benefits Checklist​

CARB's Priority Populations map​s (SB 535 and AB1550) ​


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