National Priority Areas identified in this announcement are for:
- National Priority Area One: Reduction of Lead Exposure in the Nation’s Drinking Water Systems through Full Lead Service Line Replacements and Treatment Improvements
- National Priority Area Two: Reducing Children’s Exposure to Lead in Drinking Water in Schools and Child Care Facilities
Eligible applicants under this competition include the following. Individuals and for-profit organizations are not eligible to apply. • Community water systems, for example, a town’s drinking water system. • Water systems located in an area governed by an Indian Tribe. • Non-transient non-community water systems, for example, schools, factories, office buildings, and hospitals that have their own water systems. • Qualified nonprofit organizations1 servicing a public water system, such as a nonprofit community organization. • Municipalities. • State, interstate, or intermunicipal agencies, such as a department of environmental protection, an interstate environmental commission, or a joint municipal pollution control board.