Florida Boating Improvement Program (FBIP)

Application Period


February 1, 2017 through April 4, 2017

The Evaluation Committee for the Florida Boating Improvement Program (FBIP) will meet to score applications for fiscal year 2017-2018 funding on June 21, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in Room 272 of the Farris Bryant Buildling, 620 South Meridian Street, Tallahassee, FL  32399.

Meeting Agenda PDF Document


Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in these training sessions is asked to advise the FWC at least five calendar days before the meeting by contacting: ADA Coordinator, (850) 488-6411.  If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the FWC by calling (850) 488-9542.
For more information, email fbip@MyFWC.com or call (850) 488-5600.


Related Documents

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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