Clean Water Indian Set-Aside Grant Program

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
EPA, IHS
Description: 

Applications accepted continuously. The CWISA program provides funding for wastewater infrastructure to American Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages. Funds may be used for planning, design, and construction of wastewater collection and treatment systems. The CWISA program is administered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in cooperation with the Indian Health Service (IHS) Sanitation Facilities Construction program.

Category: 
Water
Funding Amount: 
Varies; average $300,000, grants have been awarded between $16,000 and $1,600,000
Matching Funds: 
NA
Eligibility: 
All federally recognized tribes, Alaska Native Villages, and tribes on former reservations in Oklahoma are eligible for CWISA Program funds.
Contact Information: 
<a href='http://water.epa.gov/type/watersheds/wastewater/Clean-Water-Indian-Set-Aside-Program-Coordinators.cfm' target='_blank'>http://water.epa.gov/type/watersheds/wastewater/Clean-Water-Indian-Set-Aside-Program-Coordinators.cfm</a>