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Grants and Other Funding

Listed below are DOEE's “open” grants, funding opportunities, and requests for applications and proposals (RFAs & RFPs) to fund various environmental projects. They appear with the most recent announced RFAs at the top. For those items that are closed, please see the archives page.

    On August 10, 2021 Mayor Bowser issued Mayor’s Order 2021-99, which requires certain District Government contractors and grantees, under the direction of the Mayor, to ensure their employees, agents, and sub-contractors are either fully vaccinated against COVID 19 or undergo weekly testing for COVID 19.

    As such, the grantee(s) selected in response to this Request for Applications is/are required to comply with Mayor’s Order 2021-099, COVID-19 Vaccination Certification Requirement for District Government Employees, Contractors, Interns, and Grantees, dated August 10, 2021, and all substantially similar vaccine requirements including any modifications to this Order, unless and until they are rescinded or superseded.


Notice of Request for Applicants - Green Building Innovation Assistance 
DOEE seeks eligible entities to propose incorporating innovative green building strategies into their new or existing building projects in the District. DOEE is seeking applications for grant activities that will: (1) reduce the environmental impacts of the built environment in the District, and (2) increase industry knowledge and capacity to design, construct, and operate high-performing buildings. The deadline for applications is February 23, 2022. Read More>>

Notice of Request for Applicants - Restoring the District's Natural Areas
DOEE seeks an eligible entity to restore historically-underserved publicly-owned parks and natural green spaces in the District by removing trash and invasive species, maintaining trails, and engaging residents with their local parklands beyond volunteer and clean-up opportunities. The deadline for applications submissions is January 28, 2022. Read More>>

Notice of Request for Partners - 2022 Small and Accessible Sustainability Grant Program
DOEE seeks an eligible entity to advance the District’s sustainability goals through modest subgrants to small, new, and/or historically-excluded (SNHE) organizations. The deadline for applications submissions is January 18, 2022. Read More>>


There are currently no open contracts available.