Tribal Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program FY 2018

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
09/06/2018
Organization: 
EPA Office of Transportation and Air Quality
Description: 

EPA’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality is soliciting proposals nationwide for projects that achieve significant reductions in diesel emissions in terms of tons of pollution produced by diesel engines and diesel emissions exposure, particularly from fleets located in areas designated as having poor air quality. Further, priority for funding will be given to projects which result in outcomes that benefit affected communities, those that engage affected communities with respect to the design and performance of the project, and those which can demonstrate the ability to promote and continue efforts to reduce emissions after the project has ended.

Category: 
emissions, alternative energy, sustainability, climate adaptation, air quality
Funding Amount: 
Awards will range from $0-$800,000. EPA anticipates awarding 2-8 cooperative agreements nationally, subject to the availability of funds, the quality of proposals received, and other applicable considerations.
Matching Funds: 
Yes

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Under this solicitation, only tribal governments (or intertribal consortiums) or Alaskan native villages, which have jurisdiction over transportation or air quality, are eligible to apply for Tribal Clean Diesel grants.
Contact Information: 
Lucita Valiere, 206-553-8087