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Notice of Funding Availability - Watershed Stewardship Program for District Residents

Friday, October 18, 2019

DOEE seeks eligible entities to submit applications that propose a comprehensive watershed protection stewardship program to at least 20 District residents. The program should educate and empower residents to address the historic and ongoing degradation of local waterways and watersheds from pollution, urbanization, and stormwater runoff using hands-on watershed stewardship curriculum. Engaging, educating, and empowering District residents to become stewards District’s waters and the Chesapeake Bay are important facets of this RFA. The project period is one (1) year, with funding up to $32,000. DOEE may extend the grant for another 2 additional years, if funding is available.

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 2019-2002-WPD” 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 Kara Pennino at (202) 654-6131 and mention this RFA by name.

Write DOEE at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, “Attn: Kara Pennino RE: 2019-2002-WPD” on the outside of the envelope.

The deadline for application submissions is December 2, 2019 at 4:30 PM Five hard copies must be submitted to the above address and a complete electronic copy must be e-mailed to [email protected].

Eligibility: All the institutions below 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; and

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