WaterSMART: Water & Energy Efficiency Grants (15.507)

Through WaterSMART Water and Energy Efficiency Grants, Reclamation provides 50/50 cost share funding to irrigation and water districts, tribes, states and other entities with water or power delivery authority. Projects conserve and use water more efficiently; increase the production of hydropower; mitigate conflict risk in areas at a high risk of future water conflict; and accomplish other benefits that contribute to water supply reliability in the western United States. Projects are selected through a competitive process and the focus is on projects that can be completed within two or three years.

Provider: Department of the Interior - Bureau of Reclamation
Website: https://www.usbr.gov/watersmart/weeg/index.html
Eligibility: State, Local, Tribal, or Territorial Government
Timeframe: Intermediate
Funding Type: Annual
Financial Resource Type: Grant
Last updated February 28, 2023