The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is pleased to announce the release of a Request for Applications (RFA) – Grants for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Projects Watershed-based Plan Implementation. DEP is inviting applications for projects to help communities implement nine-element watershed-based plans to restore NPS-impaired water bodies or protect waters threatened by NPS pollution. DEP anticipates that $1,000,000 of Section 319 Federal Clean Water Act funds will be available. DEP expects to award 9 to 12 NPS grants with individual awards ranging from approximately $50,000 to $150,000.
The current RFA version, current application, Question & Answer Summary and all amendments (which includes the updated deadlines listed below) related to this RFA, can be obtained at the following website: .
All communication, including questions, regarding this RFA must be submitted through email to firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto