Deadline: Feb. 22, 2024
Award Amount: up to $500,000 / $2,000,000 / $5,000,000 depending on funding group
Category A - States, Indian Tribes, irrigation districts, and water districts; any state, regional, or local authority whose members include one or more organizations with water or power delivery authority; and other organizations with water or power delivery authority.
Category B - Nonprofit conservation organizations that are acting in partnership and
with the agreement of an entity described in Category A.
Description: Purpose is for eligible applicants to leverage their money and resources by cost sharing with Reclamation on projects that seek to conserve and use water more efficiently; increase the production of renewable energy; mitigate conflict risk in areas with a high risk of future water conflict; enable farmers to make additional on-farm improvements in the future, including improvements that may be eligible for Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) funding; and accomplish other benefits that contribute to sustainability in the West.