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Training and Technical Assistance to Improve Water Quality and Enable Small Public Water Systems to Provide Safe Drinking Water

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Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 66.424
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Nov 14, 2019

Brianna Knoppow


This program provides grants to nonprofit organizations to provide training and technical assistance to small public water systems, onsite/decentralized wastewater systems, and private well owners located in urban, rural, and tribal communities.

Projects should address only one of the national priority areas listed below. Details about activities under each priority area may be found in the application instructions.

  • National Priority Area 1: Training and technical assistance to small public water systems to achieve and maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)
  • National Priority Area 2: Training and technical assistance to improve financial and managerial capacity and enable small public water systems to provide safe drinking water
  • National Priority Area 3: Training and technical assistance to small publicly-owned wastewater systems and onsite/decentralized wastewater systems to help improve water quality and sustainable operations
  • National Priority Area 4: Training and technical assistance for private well owners to help improve water quality

Nonprofit organizations are eligible to apply. Eligibility does not include institutions of higher education, states, municipalities, tribal governments, or individuals.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $10,200,000
Expected number of awards: 9
Project period: 18 months
Total funding available: $15,000,000

Applicants must contribute 10% non-federal cash and/or in-kind matching funds to the project.

Application process

Links to the full announcement, application instructions, and the online application process are available through

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Infrastructure ยท Public health

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