WaterSMART Drought Response Program: Drought Contingency Planning

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
Bureau of Reclamation
Description: 

Deadline Passed as of 2/13/2018. Deadline for 2019 Unknown. The objective of this FOA is to invite states, Indian tribes, irrigation districts, water districts, and other organizations with water or power delivery authority to leverage their money and resources by cost sharing Drought Contingency Planning with Reclamation to build resilience to drought in advance of a crisis. Applicants under this FOA may request funding to develop a new drought plan or to update an existing drought plan (collectively, Drought Contingency Plans). Applicants may also request technical assistance from Reclamation for the development of elements of the Drought Contingency Plan (Project).

Category: 
drought, contingency planning, resilience
Funding Amount: 
$0-$200,000
Matching Funds: 
Yes

Geography:

Eligibility: 
States, Indian tribes, irrigation districts, water districts, or other organizations with water or power delivery authority located in the Reclamation States or Hawaii.
Contact Information: 
Kevin Connolly Grants Management Specialist Phone: 303-445-2221