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Water and Waste Disposal Loans and Grants

Detailed information about this program is below:

Category Information About This Specific Program
Title Water and Waste Disposal Loans and Grants, Catalogue of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number 10.760
Purpose To provide basic human amenities, alleviate health hazards and promote the orderly growth of the rural areas of the nation by meeting the need for new and improved rural water and waste disposal facilities.
Type of Assistance Grant, Loan
Eligible Applicants Educational Institutions, Indian Tribal Governments, Local Governments, Nonprofit Groups, State/Territorial Agencies, Universities
Eligible Activities Funds may be used for the installation, repair, improvement, or expansion of a rural water facility including distribution lines, well pumping facilities and costs related thereto, and the installation, repair, improvement, or expansion of a rural waste disposal facility including the collection, and treatment of sanitary, storm, and solid wastes.
Excluded Activities/Other Restrictions Grant funds may not be used to pay: interest on loans, operation and maintenance costs, or acquisition or refinancing of an existing system.
Pre-Funding Requirements (if applicable) Not applicable
Typical Award Amount (if applicable) Not applicable
Total Awarded Fiscal Year 2018 (if applicable) $1,911,766,480
Match Requirement (if applicable) No
Solicitation Process/Timeline Contact local office.
Proposal Elements/Scoring Criteria See above.
Contact Information (primary contact and website or other source) Find your local office here
CFDA Number 10.760 web page
Website Information about Successful Tribal Applicants/Projects None
Headquarters Office U.S. Department of Agriculture
Rural Development – Rural Utilities Service
Water and Environmental Programs
1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Stop 1548
Washington, D.C. 20250