2024 SOUTH FLORIDA PROGRAM
ID: 354797Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Award Range

$250K - $750K

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
  1. 1
    Forecast Posted Not available
  2. 2
    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Jun 7, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Jul 22, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is offering a federal grant for the 2024 South Florida Program. This program aims to address the immediate and emerging ecological pressures and threats to south Florida waters, including fresh waters, estuaries, bays, and coral reefs, which are crucial for the economic and ecological well-being of the region. The grant will support projects that provide information specific to management questions and concerns, inform policy, and enhance understanding of south Florida aquatic ecosystems. Examples of eligible projects include monitoring and research efforts for key species, mitigation of harmful algal blooms, pollution reduction demonstration projects, water quality monitoring, and investigation of regional water quality impacts. The grant opportunity is open to various eligible applicants. The total program funding is estimated to be $8,000,000, with an expected number of 20 awards. The closing date for applications is July 22, 2024. For more information and application requirements, please contact Mr. Ade Adesiji at adesiji.adekunle@epa.gov and Mr. Steven Blackburn at blackburn.steven@epa.gov.

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6/08/2024
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