Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
10/26/15 11:59 PM EDT
Grants to USA and territories nonprofits and public and nonprofit IHEs to help small public waste water systems achieve and maintain safe drinking water. Questions must be received before October 19, 2015. Grantees will assist small public water systems achieve and maintain compliance with water safety regulations by providing training and technical assistance, and provide training and technical assistance to public wastewater systems, communities served by onsite/decentralized wastewater systems, and private well owners to improve water quality under the Clean Water Act (CWA).
Training and technical assistance activities provided to these systems, communities and private well owners should be made available nationally in rural and urban communities and to personnel of tribally-owned and operated systems.
Proposals must address one of the following four national priorities:
National Priority Area 1: Training and Technical Assistance for Small Public Water Systems to Achieve and Maintain Compliance with the SDWA
National Priority Area 2: Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Financial and Managerial Capacity and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water
National Priority Area 3: Training and Technical Assistance for Small Publicly-Owned Wastewater Systems and Onsite/Decentralized Wastewater Systems to Help Improve Water Quality
National Priority Area 4: Training and Technical Assistance for Private Well Owners to Help Improve Water Quality
GrantWatch ID#: 162367
It is anticipated that approximately one to three cooperative agreements will be awarded in National Priority Area 1, and one to two cooperative agreements will be awarded in each of the National Priority Areas 2, 3 and 4.
- National Priority Area 1: cannot exceed $8 million.
- National Priority Area 2: cannot exceed $1.8 million.
- National Priority Area 3: cannot exceed $1,178,000.
- National Priority Area 4: cannot exceed $1.7 million.
Cooperative agreements funded under this announcement will have up to an eighteen-month project period.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
66.424 and 66.436
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
USA Territories: American Samoa (USA) Guam (USA) Puerto Rico (USA) Virgin Islands (USA) Northern Mariana Islands (USA)
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