Water and Natural Resources

Water and Natural Resources
WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program provides funding for projects that result in quantifiable water savings and support broader water reliability benefits. Projects conserve and use water more efficiently; increase the production of hydropower; mitigate conflict risk in areas at a high risk of future water conflict; and accomplish other benefits that contribute to water supply reliability in the western United States. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? States, Indian tribes, irrigation districts, water districts, or other organizations with water or power delivery authority located in the Western United States or United States Territories 
WHEN'S IT DUE? October 3, 2019 (FY 2020); September 30, 2020 (FY 2021)
WHAT DOES IT FUND? The HHPD Grant Program provides technical, planning, design, and construction assistance in the form of grants for rehabilitation of eligible high hazard potential dams. Allowable activities may include risk assessments, engineering analysis, specifications and other pre-construction activities associated with rehabilitation of an allowable high hazard potential dam. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? States that have a dam safety program authorized by state legislation. Eligible subapplicants can be non-federal governmental organizations and nonprofit organizations. 

WHEN'S IT DUE? July 8, 2019

WHAT DOES IT FUND? The Desalination Construction Projects funding opportunity is for sponsors of ocean and brackish water desalination projects to request cost-shared funding for the planning, design, and/or construction of those project . Click here for more information.
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? States, departments of a state, subdivisions of a state, or a public agency organized pursuant to state law. Sponsors must have completed a feasibility study and submitted it to Reclamation for review.
WHEN'S IT DUE? June 28, 2019
WHAT DOES IT FUND? Title XVI Water Reclamation and Reuse Projects under WIIN is for sponsors of projects eligible under section 4009(c) of the WIIN Act to request cost-shared funding for the planning, design, and/or construction of those projects. Click here for more information.
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Sponsors must have completed a Title XVI Feasibility Study that Reclamation has reviewed and found to meet all of the requirements of Reclamation Manual Release WTR 11-01
WHEN'S IT DUE? June 28, 2019
WHAT DOES IT FUND? The goal of the Recovery Challenge Program is to enhance and increase partnerships with agencies and organizations implementing highest priority recovery actions identified in recovery plans, and in particular for genetically-sound breeding, rearing, and reintroduction programs. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? States and local governments, institutions of higher education, non-profit organizations, Native American tribal organizations, individuals, for-profit organizations, and small businesses
WHEN'S IT DUE? April 26, 2019