Department of Natural Resources and Conservation

Renewable Resource Grants to Private Entities

Grants fund projects that encourage the construction and development of water-related projects and provide a public benefit.  The projects must conserve, manage, develop or preserve Montana’s renewable resources.  Examples of these projects include assisting small, privately owned water or wastewater systems meeting Safe Drinking Water Act regulations, high-hazard private dam improvements or replacement of private septic systems to comply with local government requirements.

Maximum Award Amount

25% of the project cost or $5,000 whichever is less.

Cost Matching

75% of total project cost.

Eligible Applicants

Any individual, association, partnership, or corporation (both for-profit and nonprofit).

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