Bureau of Recreation and Conservation


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Grants Portal

The DCNR Grants Portal is an electronic grants system that provides one-stop shopping to the grantee community for many grant opportunities.   If you need additional help please call the help desk at 1-800-326-7734.




To explore technical assistance resources available to you please visit our Resources and Technical Assistance page and our eLibrary or contact us at our Contacts page.

The DCNR Bureau of Recreation and Conservation (BRC) builds connections between the citizens and the outdoors through recreation enhancement, natural resources conservation and community revitalization efforts.   
BRC partners with communities and organizations across Pennsylvania to provide technical assistance and financial support for these efforts.
Looking for employment click here to see the  BRC Employment Flyer for the Recreation and Conservation Advisor positions that are currently open for testing through the State Civil Service Commission.
If you want to be added to the BRC Update email list please click here.

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