Florida Boating Improvement Program (FBIP)

Application Period

The Evaluation Committee for the Florida Boating Improvement Program met on June 21, 2018 to score and rank the applications for fiscal year 2018-19 funding. The ranking is available below. Grants will be awarded based on available funding beginning with the highest ranking application. Applicants will be notified in writing if a grant has been awarded.

Scores and Ranking Adobe PDF

For more information, email fbip@MyFWC.com or call (850) 488-5600.

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Application Forms

The Florida Boating Improvement Program provides funding through competitive grants for boating access projects and other boating-related activities on coastal and/or inland waters of Florida. Eligible program participants include county governments, municipalities and other governmental entities of the state of Florida

Eligible uses of program funds include:

  • Boat ramps; lifts and hoists; marine railways; and other public launching facilities
  • Piers, docks and other mooring facilities
  • Recreational channel marking and other uniform waterway markers
  • Derelict vessel removal
  • Boating education
  • Economic development initiatives that promote boating
  • Other local boating-related activities that enhance boating access for recreational boaters

If you have any questions, send email to FBIP@MyFWC.com or call 850-488-5600.

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