Region 1 Environmental Justice Thriving Communities Technical Assistance Centers Request for Applications

The Environmental Protection Agency Region 1 (Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut and 10 Tribal Nations) has announced a grant competition for a Region 1 focused Enviornmental Justice Thriving Communities Technical Assistance Center to help Region 1 communities and other environmental justice stakeholders access federal technical assistance and resources to address environmental and energy justice concerns. Deadline is September 29, 2023.

Except as noted below, consistent with Assistance Listing 66.309, the following are the eligible entities who may apply under this RFA.

  • Public and private universities and colleges and other nonprofit institutions of higher education such as community colleges.
  • Public and private nonprofit institutions/organizations (including philanthropic organizations).
  • Intertribal Consortia - a coalition between two or more Indian tribal governments authorized by the governing bodies of those tribes to apply for and receive assistance and participate in self-governance.

Applicants who received an award under the national competition (EPA-I-OP-OEJ-22-02) are not eligible to submit an application under this RFA. 

Learn more: https://www.epa.gov/environmentaljustice/region-1-environmental-justice-thriving-communities-technical-assistance