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Apply for a Partner Grant

Become a BizRecycling Partner! Our Partners help us educate businesses about recycling and organics collection opportunities and connect them to resources. 

Partners are eligible for grants of up to $15,000 per year to conduct outreach, promotion and education activities. Help us spread the word!

Partner Eligibility

We’re looking for groups who work with businesses in Ramsey and Washington Counties. 

  • Commercial Clubs
  • Chambers of Commerce
  • Economic Development Commissions
  • Economic Development Authorities 
  • Business Leagues
  • Non‐Profit Development Corporations

Sorry, these groups are not eligible: individuals, regional agencies, federal government, University of Minnesota and MnSCU facilities, and for‐profit development corporations/business associations.

Partner Activities 

Our Partners use their funding to conduct varies creative and individualized activities to reach their members. Some examples include:

  • Salaries to devote staff time to outreach and educations
  • Producing promotional materials such so as digital adds, social media and videos
  • Sponorships at member events

Being a Partner

Like all grant programs, there is some paperwork involved. We expect our Partners to

  • Complete our grant application 
  • Work with BizRecycling staff and recycling experts
  • Enter into a contract with the Recycling & Energy Board
  • Submit an annual work plan that describes your outreach objectives and proposed activities
  • Submit 6-month progress reports (2 pages)
  • Document outreach to a minimum of 50% of your business members

Get Started

BizRecycling staff will work with you to see if we’re a good fit and to develop your application. To get started contact us at or call at (651) 266-1199.

You can download a copy of the application here.