Grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, government agencies, individuals, and businesses for projects and programs related to waste management. Funding is intended for activities and projects that include but are not limited to collecting hazardous waste, composting yard waste, recycling facilities and systems, waste reduction, and projects involving scrap tires. The grant supports activities that reduce litter and waste and promote recycling in Nebraska.
The Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grants Fund provides grants to assist in financing sound integrated waste management programs and projects. These programs and projects include, but are not limited to:
In addition, the Scrap Tire Management Grant Program is administered through the Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grants Program. For more information, see http://dee.ne.gov/NDEQProg.nsf/OnWeb/ScrapTire
Apply Online: https://ecmp.nebraska.gov/DEE-WGS/Account/Login?ReturnUrl=%2fDEE-WGS%2f
Contact the Department at 402-471-2186 and ask for the Grants Section if you have questions or to discuss proposed grant projects, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nebraska Department of Environment & Energy
Planning and Aid Unit - Grant Section
245 Fallbrook Blvd.
PO Box 98922
Lincoln, NE 68509-8922
Toll Free: 877-253-2603