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Grants and Funding
Listed below are DDOE's “open” grants, funding opportunities, and requests for applications (RFAs) to fund various environmental projects. They appear with the most recent announced RFAs at the top. For those items that are closed, please see the archives page.
Request for Applications (RFA): Green Building Fund Grant Program (RFA 2014-OPS-2)
DDOE”) is seeking nonprofit organizations, government agencies or universities/higher educational institutions to meet the ambitious goals related to green buildings set out in the Mayor's Sustainable DC Plan. The deadline for application submissions is February 28, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. Read More>>