Announcing EPA Tribal Air Quality Training Funding

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards (OAQPS) has announced the availability of $300,000 for tribal governments seeking to investigate, develop and establish air quality management programs.

This request for applications is open to states, local governments, territories, federally recognized Native American tribal governments, universities, hospitals, laboratories and nonprofit organizations.

The purpose of the grant program is to provide continuous air quality training and technical support to tribal partner governments for air quality initiatives, including wood stove change-out efforts. EPA anticipates awarding one cooperative agreement under this announcement, providing $100,000 per year for 3 years, and reserves the right to make additional awards under this announcement.

Applications must be received by Grants.gov by September 20, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. EDT. The application package is at www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=319118.