Prince George’s County Litter Reduction and Citizen Engagement Mini Grant
The Prince George’s County Government and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce this grant opportunity to support litter reduction and litter-related citizen engagement projects. This program will support efforts that engage and educate residents, students, and businesses about ways to make their communities cleaner and greener.
What this funds: Community-driven litter reduction and litter-related citizen engagement projects in Prince George’s County, excluding the City of Bowie. Reimbursement funding for completed projects is not allowed.
View the Request for Proposal (RFP) for a list of example project goals and project types.
Who can apply: The project must be led by the community where the project work will be done.
If you are a faith-based organization, we encourage you to be a partner for a community group nearby that will serve as the lead applicant for this program. Also, participating in a litter reduction project can support Options 2 (Outreach and Education) and 3 (Green Care and Good Housekeeping) of the Alternative Compliance Program.
If you are a resident, we encourage you to reach out to your homeowner’s association, civic association, or other community group and share this opportunity.
How much can be awarded: Up to $2,500.
Is match required? Match is encouraged, but not required.
Grant Application Process: The Chesapeake Bay Trust’s grant applications are all submitted through an online system. Click the “Get Started” button to access the online application. Please contact Nguyen Le at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions or need assistance.
This program is temporarily closed. Check back for updates to the program.
To view the Request for Proposal (RFP), click here.
Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until funds for this fiscal year are exhausted.
*Please note that applications must be received a minimum of six weeks prior to the start of the proposed project.
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