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FY 2022 Tribal Solid Waste Grant

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Upcoming Milestones:

Eligible Recipients:

  • Local Government
  • Native/Tribal Entity
  • State Government

Program Purpose:

  • Environmental Clean-up

Reserved for Energy


Funded by:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


To address solid waste management issues, EPA is responsible for implementing the Solid Waste Disposal Act (SWDA) Subtitle D program, 42 U.S.C 6941, et seq. The SWDA Subtitle D program’s objective is to assist in developing and encouraging methods for the disposal of solid waste which are environmentally sound and that maximize the utilization of valuable resources including energy and materials which are recoverable from solid waste and to encourage resource conservation. This grant was created to assist tribes in conducting solid waste management activities that gauge the extent of threat to human health and the environment and assist with establishing sustainable waste management programs. In accordance with the EPA Indian Policy of 1984, EPA recognizes tribal governments as the primary parties for managing solid waste programs for reservations.

Related Resources

Additional information is available on the Resources page.

Funding Details

Funding Source:
Funding Type:
Grant - no match
Total Amount Available:
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Applicant Guidance


Contact Information

Tonya Barnett, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery (MC 5303T)
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20460
Phone: (202) 566-0463
email: [email protected]

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