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Rural Water Projects

Open Date:


Close Date:

Available until expended

Eligible Recipients:

  • Local Government
  • Native/Tribal Entity

Program Purpose:

  • Other Infrastructure

Reserved for Energy


Upcoming Milestones:


Bureau of Reclamation

Funded by:

U.S. Department of the Interior


Funding for Rural Water will support the seven rural water projects that have been authorized by an Act of Congress before July 1, 2021, in accordance with the Reclamation Rural Water Supply Act of 2006 (43 U.S.C. 2401 et seq.). Eligible use must include rural water projects.

In 2023 additional funds were added under the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023, with the allocation of $50 million for Rural Water.

Related Resources

Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Direct Award
Total Amount Available:
Limit per Applicant:
Estimated Awards:

Applicant Guidance

For more information, please visit: https://www.usbr.gov/bil/2022-spendplan.html.

To view funding allocation please visit here.

Contact Information

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