Brownfield Revolving Loan Fund Grants
This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to
determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
A list of regional agency contacts is available in
Section VII of the application instructions.
This program provides grants to eligible agencies to
capitalize a revolving loan fund that will provide loans
and subgrants to eligible entities to carry out cleanup
activities at brownfield sites contaminated with
hazardous substances and/or petroleum.
A revolving loan fund grant recipient must use 50% or
more of the awarded funds for loans, and grantees may not
subgrant to themselves. Additional requirements are
listed in the application instructions.
A critical part of EPA's Brownfield program is to ensure
that residents living in communities historically
affected by economic disinvestment, health disparities,
and environmental contamination are able to benefit from
In addition to the revolving loan fund grant, there are 2
other funding opportunities.
Eligible applicants include:
- State, local, and tribal governments, with the
exception of certain Alaskan tribes
- General purpose units of local government
- Land clearance authorities, or other
- Regional councils or redevelopment agencies
- Government entities created by state legislature
- Alaska Native Regional Corporations, Alaska Native
Village Corporations, and Metlakatla Indian Communities
- 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
- Limited liability corporations or partnerships in
which all general partners are 501(c)(3) nonprofit
organizations or limited liability corporations whose
sole members are 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations
- Qualified community development entities
Specific eligibility requirements are listed in the
Amount of funding
Award ceiling: $1,000,000
Project period: 5 years
Estimated number of awards: 8
Estimated total program funding:
A 20% cost share is required. Applicants may request a
hardship waiver of the matching requirement.
Links to the full announcement and online application
process are available through
grants.gov. The application instructions will be
found on the related documents tab.
American Indian or Alaska Native · Capital funding · Community and economic development · Environmental health · Health disparities · Public health
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