Marine Debris

Agency NameDepartment of Commerce
Funding Amount$50,000,000.00
Bureau Name National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Funding Mechanism Grant
New? No
Funding Mechanism Grant

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability 2 years for each annual tranche
Recipients States, Counties, Cities / Townships, Special Districts, Tribal Governments (Federally Recognized), Tribal Governments (Other Than Federally Recognized), Public Higher-Ed Institutions, Private Higher-Ed Institutions, Nonprofits With 501(C)(3) Status, Nonprofits - Without 501(C)(3) Status, Small Businesses, Businesses (Other Than Small Businesses), And / Or Individuals
Program Description The mission of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Marine Debris Program is to investigate and prevent the adverse impacts of marine debris. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Marine Debris Program envisions the global ocean and its coasts free from the impacts of marine debris.
Eligible Uses Research (physical and social science, engineering, and legal) and increasing capacity and expertise through education to eliminate barriers to marine debris prevention and removal.
sam.gov link https://sam.gov/fal/0d4a1cadbbd540a89ff33d8ff15d1df6/view
Statutory Location Division J, Title II
Federal Cost Share Requirement 1:2 Federal / non-Federal