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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.
Grants for LID Rebates & Environmental Education
DDOE is seeking eligible entities, as defined below, to support DDOE’s ongoing program of incentivizing low impact development (LID) implementation on private property in the District and to assist DDOE in providing a meaningful stream or Chesapeake Bay experience for every student enrolled in District public schools. The deadline for application submissions is October 3 2014, at 4:30 pm. Read More>>