EPA's Brownfields Area-Wide Planning Grant

Event Date: 
06/22/2016 12 pm PDT

Deadline passed as of August 10, 2016. Deadline for 2017 unknown. This notice announces the availability of EPA grant funds under § 104(k)(6) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA). EPA is authorized to fund research, technical assistance and/or training activities that facilitate the inventory of brownfields, site assessments, remediation of brownfields sites, community involvement or site preparation. This request for proposals (RFP) solicits proposals from eligible entities to conduct research and/or technical assistance activities that culminate in an area-wide plan for brownfields assessment, cleanup and subsequent reuse. Grant-funded activities must be directed to one or more catalyst, high priority brownfield site(s) located within a specific project area, such as a neighborhood, downtown, business or arts district, a local commercial or industrial corridor, a community waterfront, one or more city blocks, etc.

Planning, Brownfields, Environmental Pollutants, Human Health, Infrastructure, Cleanup, Assessment, Urban Restoration
Funding Amount: 
up to $200,000 per applicant
Matching Funds: 
Not required


Includes Federally recognized Indian Tribal governments, Intertribal Consortia comprised of eligible Indian Tribes; Alaska Native Regional Corporations, Alaska Native Village Corporations, the Metlakatla Indian Community, and non-profit organizations, among others