The Montgomery County Government and the Chesapeake Bay Trust are accepting grant applications to the Montgomery County Watershed Restoration and Outreach Grant Program.
The program funds public outreach and stewardship projects, community-based restoration water quality implementation projects, and RainScapes Neighborhood projects. Projects should educate and engage residents in watershed improvement while achieving measurable impacts and sustainable behavior change. Creative and innovative proposals are encouraged. Together, these efforts will restore and protect the local rivers and streams of Montgomery County.
Non-profit organizations such as local watershed groups, community associations, service and civic groups, faith-based organizations, and others may apply such as local watershed groups, community associations, service and civic groups, faith-based organizations, and more.
Proposed projects must be located in Montgomery County, Maryland outside the municipalities of Rockville, Gaithersburg, and Takoma Park.
A grant match is encouraged but is not required. Preference will be given to projects with match and/or in-kind services.
The application deadline is October 6, 2016
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