Water & Waste Disposal Technical Assistance & Training Grants

Funding Agency:
US Department of Agriculture

The Technical Assistance and Training (TAT) Grant Program is designed to assist communities with water or wastewater systems through technical assistance and training provided by grant recipients to rural water and wastewater organizations. Qualified private, nonprofit organizations receive TAT grant funds to identify and evaluate solutions to water and waste disposal problems in rural areas, assist applicants in preparing applications for water and waste grants made at state-level offices, and improve the operation and maintenance of existing water and waste disposal facilities in rural areas.

The Solid Waste Management (SWM) Grant Program is designed to assist communities through technical assistance and training provided by grant recipients to qualified organizations. SWM grant funds can be used to help reduce or eliminate pollution of water resources in rural areas, and improve planning and management of solid waste sites in rural areas.

Application window is open from October 1 - December 31 each year

Deadline: Dec. 31, 2023

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

  • Nonprofits that have the proven ability, background, experience and capacity to provide technical assistance or training on a national, regional or state basis.

Funding Type

Grant

Eligibility

Faculty

Category

Community Outreach and Engagement
Environmental & Life Sciences

External Deadline

December 31, 2023