EPA Grant Competition Forecast for Calendar Year 2016
EPA is committed to making it easier for communities to access our grant resources. Here is the calendar of expected 2016 competitive grant opportunities that may be of particular interest to communities. We will update this information periodically as needed.
- These opportunities, as well as other EPA grant opportunities, will be posted on Grants.gov.
- In addition, we offer a Grants 101 Tutorial to assist communities in understanding the grants process.
Grant programs with open solicitations or that expect to have open solicitations in 2016 are noted in the table below. To learn more about each program, (e.g., details on focus areas, eligible applicants and funding amounts), visit the specific program link.
Note: Please consult Grants.gov for the most recent information and deadlines associated with the solicitations listed below, as well as a listing of other EPA competitive grant funding opportunities. Applicants will be required to submit grant application materials electronically through Grants.gov.
|Feb 2016*||Environmental Education - conduct educational projects that increase knowledge of environmental issues (Closed April 8, 2016)|
|Jan/Feb 2016*||Tribal Technical Assistance for Brownfields - provide communities resources to prevent, assess, safely clean up, and sustainably reuse brownfields|
|Feb 2016||Region 1 Healthy Communities Grant Program - work directly with communities to reduce environmental risks, protect and improve human health and improve the quality of life (Closed April 8, 2016)|
|April 2016*||Source Reduction Assistance Grant Program - reduce or eliminate pollution at the source (Closed June 6, 2016)|
Brownfields Area-Wide Planning - facilitate community involvement and conduct research in brownfields cleanup (Closed August 10, 2016)
|May/June 2016*||Region 3 Solid Waste Management Assistance Grant Program - prevent pollution in communities by recyling, reducing, reusing or composting non-hazardous solid waste.|
|Oct 2016||Brownfields Assessment and Cleanup Grants - assess and cleanup Brownfields (Closes December 22, 2016)|
|Nov 2016||Environmental Justice Small Grants Program - collaborative partnerships that address local environmental and public health issues (Closes January 31, 2017)|
|Sept 2016*||Urban Waters Small Grants - improve water quality through activities that support community revitalization|
Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grants Program - Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training
|TBD||Region 5 Solid Waste Management Assistance Grant Program - prevent pollution in communities by recyling, reducing, reusing or composting non-hazardous solid waste.|
|Legend||*Indicates Expected Issuance Date|