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Environment and Sustainability
WHAT DOES IT FUND? The RTCA Program supports community-led natural resource conservation and outdoor recreation projects across the country. The program partners conservation and recreation planning professionals with award recipients to help local communities realize their conservation and outdoor recreation vision and provide a broad range of service and skills. Rather than providing monetary awards, this program provides technical assistance from National Park Service (NPS) staff. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Local or state government agencies, tribes, non-profit organizations, and citizen groups 
WHEN'S IT DUE? June 30, 2019 
WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program provides funding to eligible entities to deliver Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training programs that recruit, train, and place local, unemployed, and under-employed residents with the skills needed to secure full-time employment in the environmental field. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Units of local government, land clearance authorities, regional councils. redevelopment agencies, government entities created by a state legislature, states, Indian Tribes, Alaskan Native Regional Corporations, Alaskan Native Village Corporations, the Metlakatla Indian community, and non-profit organizations
WHEN'S IT DUE? June 10, 2019 
https://www.npr.org/2019/04/11/712121425/trump-signs-executive-orders-in-push-to-make-it-easier-to-build-oil-and-gas-pipe
https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2019/04/11/senate-confirms-former-oil-gas-lobbyist-david-bernhardt-secretary-interior/?utm_term=.440f6626c1db
https://craig.house.gov/media/press-releases/congresswoman-angie-craig-s-bipartisan-bill-reduce-water-pollution-passes-house

WHAT DOES IT FUND? The Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) provides grants to organizations for education, mentoring, and technical assistance initiatives for beginning farmers and ranchers. For the FY 2019 and FY 2020 solicitation, the BFRD program will fund three types of projects: Standard Projects, Educational Team projects, and Curriculum and Training Clearinghouse projects. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Collaborative state, tribal, local, or regionally-based networks or partnerships of public or private entities
WHEN'S IT DUE? May 16, 2019 (FY19); February 13, 2020 (FY20)

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 
WHAT DOES IT FUND? The Recovery Implementation Program provides funds to accomplish high priority recovery tasks, for high priority, service-managed, endangered, and threatened species in the United States. The program aims to reduce or eliminate threats to these species. 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 
WHAT DOES IT FUND? This program provides assistance to rural communities with water or wastewater systems. Qualified private, non-profit organizations, who are selected for funding, will receive RFP grant funds to establish a lending program for eligible entities. As grant recipients, the non-profit organizations will set up a revolving loan fund to provide loans to finance predevelopment costs of water or wastewater projects, or short-term small capital projects not part of the regular operation and maintenance of current water and wastewater systems. Click here for more information. 
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Non-profit organizations 
WHEN'S IT DUE? May 27, 2019 
WHAT DOES IT FUND? The Household Water Well System (HWWS) Grant Program has been established to help individuals with low to moderate incomes finance the costs of household water wells they they own or will own. Grant recipients will receive HWWS grants to establish lending programs that will provide water well loans to individuals. Click here for more information.
WHO'S ELIGIBLE? Private, non-profit organizations
WHEN'S IT DUE? May 27, 2019 

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