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Notice of Funding Availability - Clean Vessel Act Request for Partners

Friday, October 7, 2016

DOEE seeks applications from potential partners to be included in a grant application to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for funding to purchase or provide maintenance for boat sewage pumpout systems, portable pumpouts, or pumpout boats. DOEE may request up to $1.5 million from USFWS for one or more projects. Potential partners will support DOEE in promoting improved water quality and increased compliance with the District of Columbia’s statute prohibiting discharge of sanitary sewage from vessels.

A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means:

Download from the attachments below

Email a request to [email protected] with “Request copy of RFA 2017-1703-FWD” in the subject line.

Pick up a copy in person from the Department’s reception desk, located at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. To make an appointment, call Joanne Goodwin at 202-535-1798 and mention this RFA by name.

Write DOEE at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, “Attn: Joanne Goodwin RE: 2017-1703-FWD” on the outside of the envelope.

The following entities may apply for these grants:

  • Nonprofit organizations, including those with IRS 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) determinations
  • Faith-based organizations
  • Universities/educational institutions
  • Private Enterprises

For additional information regarding this RFA, write to: [email protected].