U.S. EPA FY19 Brownfield Multi-Purpose, Assessment and Cleanup (MAC) Grants - Applications due January 31

U.S. EPA FY19 Brownfield Multi-Purpose, Assessment and Cleanup (MAC) Grant Competition Now Open 

Due – Jan. 31, 2019 (11:59 p.m. Eastern Time)

Guidance for the FY 2019 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfield Grants is available at the links below. Applications must be submitted through grants.gov. Check out the helpful grant link.  

There are substantial changes to this year’s guidance:

Ranking Criteria Narrative


All applications must be submitted through www.Grants.gov  using the “Workspace” feature. Information on the Workspace feature can be found at the Grants.gov Workspace Overview Page at  https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/applicants/workspace-overview.html. Although the posting is not on grants.gov yet, it will be by the end of the week. 

State Letter of Support – A letter from the state is required as part of the application. A request form is posted at http://dca.ky.gov/brownfields/Documents/Request%20for%20State%20Letter%20of%20Support%202012.pdf. Submitted the completed form to Herb Petitjean.

Helpful Grant Writing Resources
Grants.gov Tips and Grants.gov Workspace
Brownfield Grant Informational Resources
Environmental Data Resources
DCA Grant Writing Resources Page
Sample Grant Applications (formatted to previous guidance)
NJIT Webinars

Grant Review And Feedback Options

The Brownfield Redevelopment Program will be holding its annual grant review party to help applicants strengthen their applications. Participants will bring several copies of their grants for review and will leave with feedback from program staff, consultants and peers. There is no charge for this event. 

Brownfield Grant Review Party
Friday Jan. 18, 2019
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Eastern
300 Sower Blvd.
Frankfort, KY 40601
Conference Room 111
You must register to attend.