EPA: Inviting Applicants for National Wetland Program Development Grants

Deadline: 23 June 2016

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is seeking proposals from eligible entities for a program entitled “Wetland Program Development Grants (WPDGs)” with an aim to increase the quantity and quality of wetlands in the United States by conserving and restoring wetland acreage and improving wetland condition.

It selects the projects that develop or refine state/tribal/local government wetland programs as a whole, or individual components of those programs.

Under the WPDGs, EPA seeks to build the capacity of all levels of government to develop or refine effective, comprehensive programs for wetland protection and management.

Core Elements

  • Monitoring and assessment;
  • Voluntary restoration and protection;
  • Regulatory approaches, including CWA 401 certification;
  • Wetland-specific water quality standards

Funding Information: The total amount of expected federal funding available under this announcement is approximately $800,000 ($400,000 expected from FY 2016 and $400,000 expected from FY 2017).

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible applicants under this announcement are non-profit, non-governmental organizations, interstate agencies, and intertribal consortia which are capable of undertaking activities that advance wetland programs.
  • Non-profit private universities and colleges and non-profit institutions of higher education are considered non-profit organizations and are eligible under this announcement.
  • Individual states, tribes, local governments, and for-profit organizations are not eligible to apply under this announcement.
  • Non-profit organizations described in Section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code that engage in lobbying activities as defined in Section 3 of the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 are not eligible to apply.
  • EPA may ask applicants to demonstrate that they are eligible for funding under this announcement including demonstrating that they are capable of undertaking activities that advance wetland programs.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must submit electronically via given website.

Eligible Country: United States

For more information, please visit http://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=283965

Next>>
<<Previous

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of DRL announces 2019 Internet Freedom Annual Program Statement

Bureau of INL announces “Logistics, Travel and Support for Law Enforcement and Rule of Law Programs in the Caribbean” Program

U.S. Department of Labor announces Equal Access to Quality Jobs for Women and Girls in Agriculture (EQUAL) Project – Colombia

British Embassy in Phnom Penh seeking Proposals to Support Democratic and Sustainable Development

Mobility Fund for Civil Society Organisation Experts in the Black Sea Region

U.S. Embassy in Skopje inviting Non-Profit and Non-Governmental Organizations for “Building Community Resilience” Program

World Wild Fund inviting Applicants for Professional Development Grants

Bureau of NEA/AC and U.S. Embassy Tunis Assistance Unit seeking Applications for Tunisia Civil Society Accelerator (EXCEL)

Submit Proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives – Zimbabwe

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of ILAB announces Driven Labor Law Enforcement Centers in Colombia

Call for Proposals: Women’s Peace and Humanitarian Fund in Iraq

Funding Call to Support the Deployment of Tailored and Quality Learning Offer for Low-skilled / Low-qualified Adults

2020 Innovation Fund Leading to Social, Health, Environmental and/or Economic Benefits for Canadians

Facebook Journalism Project (FJP) Community Network- United States

Embassy of Canada to Morocco and Mauritania announces Canada Fund for Local Initiatives 2019-20

Small Grants Program for Fighting against Infectious Diseases affecting Developing Countries

Nominations Open for Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award

Call for Applications: Curator’s Exchange Program

APEC Healthy Women, Healthy Economies Research Prize 2019 Nominations now open

EU announces EIDHR- Country Based Support Scheme in Eritrea

Humanitarian Assistance Program (HA) for Beninese

UKRI inviting Mental Health Network Plus Engagement and Impact Coordinator Program

Women’s Fund Asia announces Call for Applications 2019–20 under the “Environmental Justice”

Fluxus Art Projects for France & UK based Non-profit Organisations

>