Grants Project Proposal Form

Call for Project Proposals for Use of Water Protection Funds

The Department is seeking project proposals for use of Water Protection Funds to be distributed as grants to governmental entities for the following programs:

  • Targeted Water Quality Improvements
  • Rivers and Springs Coast Protection and Restoration
  • Coral Reef Protection and Restoration
  • Innovative Technologies to address Harmful Algal Blooms
  • Nonpoint Source Pollution Reduction

Please submit your project proposal using this tool. The Department will review the project proposals until August 28, 2020 for viable grant projects. The Department may post additional project proposal timeframes for one or more grant programs on the Grant Project Proposal page.

You may be asked for additional information if your proposal has potential as a grant project. Resulting grant projects will be posted on the Grant Project Proposal page, under Grants Awarded.

Please note: Eligible Project Proposals must be submitted by a governmental or non-state entity. Funding cannot be provided by the department directly to a vendor or private, for-profit entity.

Any information submitted to the Department will become a public record, subject to disclosure in accordance with Chapter 119, Florida Statutes, and Article 1, §24 of the Florida Constitution. Please note that submittal of a proposal does not create an agreement, nor does it guarantee funding. 

 

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For innovative technology projects, list both the governmental entity as well as any technology/technology providers supporting the proposal.

Project Details

Please provide a short description of what the project will accomplish and how it will benefit the environment.

Contact Information

Project Funding

Project Type
Please indicate if this is a new project or part of an existing one.
Please provide the existing project name, funding amount (grant and match, if applicable), and DEP agreement number(s).
If your request is for multiple years of funding, please break down the funding by year.
Please describe how this project accomplishes its benefits in a way that achieves benefits in an affordable, efficient, and effective manner.

Proposed Project Readiness to Proceed

Is this project already permitted?
Is this project already designed?

Additional Information

Will the project provide benefit to, or be located within, a financially disadvantaged community?
e.g., Rural Area of Opportunity Reference Map
Will the project address a socially vulnerable community or population according to the US Centers for Disease Control Social Vulnerability Index?
Is there a public outreach component to the project?
Latitude Longitude
Please rank this project's purpose and impact among the following categories, with 1 being the primary purpose. Please rank as many categories as applicable.
Rank Category
1 (Highest)
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10 (Lowest)

Acknowledgement

By choosing YES below, I hereby acknowledge that: (1) information submitted to the Department will become a public record, subject to disclosure in accordance with Chapter 119, Florida Statutes, and Article 1, §24 of the Florida Constitution; (2) submittal does not create an agreement, nor does it guarantee funding; (3) I am or represent a governmental entity as defined in Subsection 287.012(14), Florida Statutes.