Prop. 1 State Water Grant Program Solicitation Workshop

The State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) invites you to the Proposition 1 Storm Water Grant Program (SWGP) Public Workshop to be held at five California locations in January and February 2016. The workshops will provide valuable information on how to apply, discussion on each question associated with the applications, and feedback on potential projects. Seating is limited at each location; therefore, you must RSVP by January 20, 2016 to secure a spot.

The workshop locations, dates, Storm Water Resource Plan Guidelines and Prop. 1 SWGP Guidelines are posted at:

Funding Information

Eligible Applicants: Public agencies, nonprofit organizations, public utilities, federally recognized Indian tribes, state Indian tribes listed on Native American Heritage Commission’s California Tribal Consultation List, and mutual water companies.
Eligibility Project Types: Implementation – Multi-benefit storm water management projects which may include, but shall not be limited to, green infrastructure, rainwater and storm water capture projects and storm water treatment facilities.

Planning – Development of Storm Water Resource Plans to meet the requirements of Water Code section 10562 and related State Water Board guidelines and project-specific planning projects.

Funding Available: $200 million.
Funding Source: Proposition 1
Loans or Grants:  Grants
Applications: ROUND 1:
Planning solicitation open January 19, 2016 through March 4, 2016
Implementation solicitation open January 19, 2016 through July 8, 2016ROUND 2: Tentative for 2018


If you have any questions, please contact Ruben Mora at (916) 341-5387 or