Summary of 2009 Tribal 319 Base and Competitive Funding Process
Base Funding: Please refer to FY07 Guidelines. Base grant work plans can be emailed to your tribal coordinator. Please cc Krista Mendelman (email@example.com).
Competitive Funding: Please refer to FY 09 Request for Proposals (RFP). (http://www.epa.gov/owow/nps/tribal/pdf/rfp09.pdf) Pay special attention to Threshold Evaluation Criteria and Selection Criteria. Hard copy proposals must be received in the Regional Office by 5:00 P.M. December 15, 2009 or electronic submissions must be received Grants.gov by 11:59 P.M. Eastern Standard Time (EST) December 15, 2008.
Hard copy: Must be hand delivered, express delivery service, or courier to:
This announcement is closed as of Monday, December 15, 2008.
Grants.gov: Below is the link to apply using Grants.gov. If you plan to apply electronically and have not done so before, please register at least a week before the deadline.
No late, emailed, or faxed submissions will be considered.
USEPA Region 10 (OWW-137)
1200 6th Ave. Suite 900 (you must include Suite 900 or it may be sent back)
Seattle, WA 98101
Question and Answers on 2009 RFP: Answers to questions we've received on the RFP are posted at: http://www.epa.gov/owow/nps/tribal/funding09.htm. Please submit questions on the 2009 RFP by e-mail to Krista Mendelman (firstname.lastname@example.org) by December 5.
Additional Information: Below is the link to the webpage with more information on applying for both competitive and base funding and deadlines. http://www.epa.gov/owow/nps/tribal/funding09.htm
- SF 424: A signed SF 424 is required if you are submitting a hard copy. The form is already embedded in Grants.gov applications. Here is a link to the SF 424: http://www.epa.gov/ogd/AppKit/form/SF424.pdf
- Although the pdf prompt says that you can only print a copy of the filled-out form, you can save a pdf of a filled out form. Click on the print button when you are in the form, then click on Adobe PDF in the print menu and click OK. It will then prompt you to save it to a folder. Note: only the fields denoted w/ an asterisk need to be filled out.
- SF 424A: The budget form is recommended but not required. In Grants.gov it shows up in the Optional Box, as opposed to the Mandatory Documents Box.