This is a bi-weekly recap of new funding available and grants awarded for projects related to drainage funding, water health, watershed improvements and more. This list does not include grant applications that are open year-round. If you have a funding announcement or grant that is open, email Drainage Contractor.
OREGON – The USDA NRCS has opened applications for its Conservation Innovation Grants, available to any non-federal entities or individuals. Funds can be for single- or multi-year projects that do not exceed three years. The projects must aim to stimulate the adoption of conservation practices in the state of Oregon. Read more here.
ALBERTA – After a slight delay, the Land Stewardship Centre’s Land Stewardship grants have opened for the year. Online application forms and budget information are available online.
ILLINOIS – The Village of Raymond and its board are currently in discussion regarding how much new homeowners would be willing to contribute to a project involving a drain and private tile on Wild Rose Lane. The Village is also evaluating how much it will contribute to the project.