The Arizona Game and Fish Commission (Commission) created the Shooting Range Development Grant Program in 1996 to encourage the development and improvement of shooting ranges and to support their maintenance and operation. This program provides support for the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s (AZGFD/Department) Hunter Education, Archery Education and the Scholastic Clay Target Programs (SCTP), encourages hunters to become more proficient with firearms, promotes safe hunting and shooting practices, provides Arizona residents with safe shooting areas, and supports law enforcement training.
Projects for development, redevelopment, relocation, noise abatement, improvements and purchases of capital equipment must have an expected useful life of five or more years.
Eligible Shooting Range Projects:
Estimated Total Program Funding: