Marijuana Enforcement Grant

The Gray and Black Market Marijuana Enforcement Grant Program's purpose is to provide financial assistance through reimbursements to local law enforcement and district attorneys for actual expenses related to investigation and prosecution of unlicensed marijuana cultivation or distribution operations.

The grant program has four (4) funding priorities:

  1. Rural areas 
  2. Large scale operations
  3. Organized crime operations or 
  4. Operations that divert marijuana outside of Colorado. 


Application and Resources


Application Timeline

  • June 14, 2018
    Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) distributed and application posted through on-line portal
  • August 31, 2018
    Applications due
  • September 30, 2018
    Awards letters sent


Funding Decisions


Program Contacts

Tamra Norton
Financial Assistance Manager
(303) 864-7734

Hannah Cichocki
Gray and Black Market Marijuana Enforcement Grant Program Administrator
(303) 864-7749