Reduce, Reuse, Recycling Education and Outreach Grants

Agency NameEnvironmental Protection Agency
Funding Amount$75,000,000.00
Bureau Name State and Tribal Assistance Grants
Funding Mechanism Cooperative Agreements and/or Grants
New? Yes
Funding Mechanism Cooperative Agreements and/or Grants

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients States, a Unit of Local Government, Tribal Governments (Federally recognized), A Native Hawaiian Organization, The Department of Hawaiian Homelands, The Office of Hawaiian Affairs, A Non-Profit Organization, Or A Public-Private Partnership
Program Description Communities across the country are burdened by pollution impacts from inefficient waste management systems. This historic investment will transform public education and outreach regarding how to reduce, reuse, and recycle right.
Eligible Uses To award grants focused on improving material recycling, recovery, management, and reduction. To improve the effectiveness of residential and community recycling programs through public education and outreach. Funded projects should inform the public about residential or community recycling programs, provide information about the recycled materials that are accepted, increase collection rates and decrease contamination.
Statutory Location 70402
Federal Cost Share Requirement No non-Federal cost share required