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Notice of Funding Availability - Watershed Restoration and Education Projects

Friday, November 15, 2019

DOEE seeks eligible entities to help control, prevent, and remediate nonpoint sources of polluted runoff to District of Columbia (District) waters and the Chesapeake Bay. DOEE will fund 3 projects. The amount available for the 3 projects is approximately $1,850,000.00. This includes $475,000.00 yearly for the Permeable Surface Rebate Program (2 year grant), $250,000.00 yearly for the RiverSmart Communities Demonstration Program (2 year grant) and $400,000.00 for the Green Infrastructure Job Training Program (1 year grant). This amount is subject to availability of funding and approval by the appropriate agencies

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 2019-2004-WPD” in the subject line.

Pick up a copy in person from the DOEE reception desk, located at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. To make an appointment, call Andrew Oetman at 202-535-1735 and mention this RFA by name.

Write DOEE at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, “Attn: Andrew Oetman RE:2019-2004-WPD” on the outside of the envelope.

The deadline for application submissions is December 16, 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].

Two informational meeting/conference call and opportunity for question and answers will be held on November 21, 2019 at 1:00 PM and November 26, 2019 at 6:00 PM

The location of the meeting will be: 1200 First St NE, Washington DC, 20002 on the 5th floor.

Participants may call in at: (866)830-5784
Use participant code: 6971510

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; and
  • Universities/educational institutions.

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