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The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) focuses funding for environmental conservation, clean-up, and alternative energy sources.  EPA competitive grants can be sought by state and local governments, non-profits, and educational institutions, and applied for via

In a previous year, the EPA put $3,000,000 up for award to local governments and non-profits who advanced energy efficiency and clean energy policies in cost effective ways. That same year they also offered $180,000 to local governments and non-profits for the implementation of projects that increased recycling of municipal waste and industrial materials.

Link to EPA grant page

Link to

The EPA also has a wealth of resources to help grant seekers and applicants with the competitive process, as well as forms such as application checklists, budgeting layouts, and required certifications.

Link to EPA “Grants 101” page

Link to EPA grant forms page


Click here to return to the Federal Grants by Departments and Divisions page