Foundation / Corporation
Monterey Bay Air Resources District (MBARD)
Grants to California organizations and businesses in Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito counties to encourage the replacement of old heavy-duty engines and motors. The types of equipment eligible for funding include mobile agricultural equipment, irrigation pump engines, construction equipment, fishing, and commercial marine vessels.
Applicants can choose between three applications for equipment replacement:
- Off-Road Equipment
- Marine Vessels
- Agricultural Pumps
The District reviews the price quotes included with the application and will allow costs for taxes, installation, and transportation costs for eligible equipment.
Monterey Bay Air Resources District administers the Carl Moyer Program to meet state and federal clean air requirements and reduce the amount of diesel particulate matter (PM) that would otherwise be emitted.
Where applicable, the District will ensure priority for funding projects that are within and benefitting disadvantaged communities and low-income households or communities consistent with AB 1550.
The mission of the Monterey Bay Air Resources District is to Protect Public and Environmental Health while balancing Economic and Air Quality Considerations.
For further information on the ARB Grant of CMP Funds to the District, please see http://mbard.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/CMP_PoliciesProcedures_August_2018.pdf#page=4
GrantWatch ID#: 185209
Project funding will be limited to 65% or $300,000 (whichever is less) of eligible project costs.
The District typically has 12 months to obligate and 24 months to expend all funds awarded.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Choose an application to fill out in the Supporting Documents section below.
Hanna Muegge, Air Quality Planner
Monterey Bay Air Resources District
24580 Silver Cloud Court
Monterey, CA 93940
USA: California: Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito Counties