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California State Water Board County-Wide and Regional Funding Solicitation

California Water Boards
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

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California Water Boards provide funding for counties and eligible partner entities to implement regional programs that address drought-related and/or contamination issues for small water systems and domestic wells serving disadvantaged communities (DACs) and low-income households.

Eligible project types include:

  • Assessment:
    • Community outreach
    • Domestic well testing
  • Interim solutions:
    • Bottled water
    • Tanks and hauled water
    • Kiosk filling stations
    • Point of use/point of entry (POU/POE) installation and maintenance
  • Long-term solutions:
    • Well repairs and/or replacements
    • Limited-scale consolidation
    • POU/POE installation and maintenance

Eligible California applicants include:

  • Counties
  • Non-governmental organizations on behalf of one or more counties
  • Other public agencies on behalf of one or more counties
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Funding amounts are not stated.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, templates, and the online application portal are available on the program website.

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Environmental health · Public health · California

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.