[GLEN] 2012 DEQ Citizen Monitoring Grant
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is pleased to
announce that it is accepting applications for the 2012 Citizen
Monitoring Grant program year.
The grant can support volunteer water quality monitoring activities from January 1 through December 31, 2012. Funds can pay for monitoring equipment, laboratory analysis, publications, and related items. Grant awards cannot pay for office space, salary for staff or staff benefits; however, applicants may use funds to pay for contractual services.
Applications are due by September 2, 2011. The Citizen Monitoring Grant has a maximum award of $4,000.
As in previous years, this grant requires recipients to provide or possess a DEQ approved Quality Assurance Project Plan (QAPP) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
DEQ will only accept one grant application per applicant.
Grant proposals should contain the actual application, Attachment 1 and 2, and
any other necessary information. Grant packages should consist of one
signed original and four copies. DEQ will announce grant awards by the
end of October.
Please click here for additional information about the application and review
A copy of the grant RFP along with other grant and funding sources is available on the Citizen Monitoring Grant webpage at: www.deq.virginia.gov/cmonitor/grant.html.
Please contact me by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
if youhave any questions or problems with the application. On behalf of DEQ,
we look forward to receiving your application and wish you success.
Department of Environmental Quality
Water Quality Data Liaison