WaterSMART Grant: Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects

Funding is provided through the Bureau of Reclamation’s WaterSMART program for Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects. This Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects funding opportunity supports specific small-scale water efficiency projects that have been prioritized through planning efforts led by the applicant. These projects conserve and use water more efficiently, mitigate conflict risk in areas at a high risk of future water conflict, and accomplish other benefits that contribute to water supply reliability in the western United States.

Funding Information

WaterSMART Grant: Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects for Fiscal Year 2018
Eligible Applicants:  States, Indian tribes, irrigation districts, water districts, or other organizations with water or power delivery authority located in the Western United States.
Funding Available: $2 million is available for this funding announcement. Up to $75,000 is available per proposal.  
Cost Share: 50% match required  
Loans or Grants: Grants
Eligible Project Types: Eligible projects include, but are limited to: Canal lining/piping, municipal metering, irrigation flow measurement, Supervisory Control Data Acquisition and Automation (SCADA), and irrigation measures. 
 Application Due Date Due: July 31, 2018 by 4:00 pm Mountain Daylight Time
Funding Opportunity Link:  BOR-DO-18-F009