Marijuana Enforcement Grant

The Gray and Black Market Marijuana Enforcement Grant Program's purpose is to provide financial assistance grants annually to local law enforcement and district attorneys through the local governments for the investigation and prosecution costs associated with unlicensed marijuana cultivation or distribution operations.

The grant program has four (4) funding priorities:

  • Rural areas 
  • Large scale operations
  • Organized crime operations or 
  • Operations that divert marijuana outside of Colorado. 

Application and Resources

Notice of Funding Availability with Application Guidelines

C.R.S. 24-32-119


Application Timeline

September 1, 2018

  • Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) distributed and application posted through on-line portal

October 31, 2018

  • Applications due


Funding Decisions

December 2017 Final Funding Decisions

February 2018 and May 2018 Final Funding Decisions


Program Contacts

Tamra Norton
Financial Assistance Manager
(303) 864-7734