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Border 2025: U.S. - Mexico Border Environmental Program

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North American Development Bank, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Aug 2, 2021

Jorge Hernandez


U.S. EPA Region 9 and the North American Development Bank are offering grants for projects designed to to protect human health and the environment in the border region, with a focus on underserved communities that may be disproportionately impacted by environmental risks.

Priority areas include:

  • Reducing air pollution
  • Improving water quality
  • Promoting sustainable materials management, and clean sites
  • Improving joint preparedness for and response to hazardous environmental emergencies
  • Addressing environmental justice and climate change
  • Promoting environmental health

Eligible applicants include:

  • U.S. non-governmental organizations registered as 501(c)(3) nonprofits
  • Mexican non-governmental organizations that have a CLUNI (Clave Única de Inscripción) registration number
  • U.S. and Mexican local and state governmental agencies
  • Colleges and universities
  • Federally-recognized tribes
  • Mexican indigenous communities

Projects must take place within 62.5 miles of either side of the U.S. - Mexico border.

Geographic coverage
Within 62.5 miles of either side of the U.S. - Mexico border in the in the California-Baja California and Arizona-Sonora regions.
Amount of funding

Up to $75,000.

Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the program website when applications are being accepted.

Completed applications may be submitted by:



Applicant webinar presentation

Tagged as
Environmental health · Public health · U.S.-Mexico Border Region · Arizona · California

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