Department of Transportation

Airport Grant and Loan Program

The MDT Aeronautics Division loan and grant program provides grants and low interest loans to eligible airports and aviation facilities throughout Montana. Any airport or facility that is publicly owned and is public-use is eligible to apply for loans and grants. Loan and grant applications can be submitted for any airport or aviation related improvement project.

Projects that are typical of airport improvements usually include pavement maintenance/rehabilitation and/or construction, lighting, communications and/or other infrastructure, terminal or pilot lounge construction, fuel systems and many other items.

Maximum Award Amount

$350,000 for Grants and Loans

Cost Matching

Contact agency for funding and match requirements.

Eligible Applicants

Public airports and communities in Montana.

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