These grants provide funding for projects such as development of stormwater-related curriculum for schools, publicity campaigns about water quality, workshops for the public and educational rain gardens.
Businesses, schools, churches and non-profits located in Fayette County that pay the Water Quality Management Fee are eligible to apply for these grants.
The maximum grant award is $35,000. For the first $2,500, no cost share is required. Above that, a 50 percent cost share is required. Projects under $2,500 require no cost share.
Applications are currently open and are due on Friday, May 11, 2018.