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Polaris Industries: T.R.A.I.L.S. Grant Program
2100 Highway 55
Medina, MN

Url: http://www.polaris.com/en-us/rider-support/trails-application

Geographic Scope:

Type of Organization: Corporate Giving Program

Total Annual Giving:  Not Available

Grant Details:
Grants range up to $10,000.

Eligibility Requirements:
Nonprofit organizations and government agencies

Application Deadlines:
March 1 and September 1, annually

Areas of Interest:
The T.R.A.I.L.S. Grant Program, an initiative of Polaris Industries, provides support to national, state, and local organizations in the United States to ensure the future of ATV riding.
T.R.A.I.L.S. stands for:

  • T = Trail Development
  • R = Responsible Riding
  • A = Access
  • I = Initiatives
  • L = Lobbying
  • S = Safety

The grant program encompasses two main objectives: promoting safe and responsible riding, and preserving access. Funds can be used by organizations for trail development and maintenance projects, safety and education initiatives, lobbying, and other projects to increase and maintain land access.
Grants range up to $10,000. Organizations can apply for either monetary grants or product donations as long as the request does not exceed $10,000.

All applying organizations must be 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(7) government or nonprofit organizations, including ATV clubs, associations, and grassroots groups. The TRAILS Grant Program does not apply to fire and rescue organizations.

Application Procedures:
Application guidelines are available on the company's website. Applications must be submitted online.

Last Updated: 12/1/2016

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