Diesel Emission Reduction Act Grants

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
EPA
Description: 

This program aims to work aggressively to reduce the pollution emitted from diesel engines across the country through the implementation of varied control strategies and aggressive involvement of national, state, and local partners.

Category: 
Energy, Health
Funding Amount: 
Individual grants typically range from $100,000 - $300,000 with an average award of $125,000. Larger individual grants typically range from $500,000 - $2 million with an average award of $650,000.
Matching Funds: 
Unknown
Eligibility: 
U.S. regional, state, local or tribal agencies/consortia or port authorities with jurisdiction over transportation or air quality. Nonprofit organizations or institutions that: represent or provide pollution reduction or educational services to people or organizations that own or operate diesel fleets; or have, as their principal purpose, the promotion of transportation or air quality