Request for Proposal
2018 Nonpoint Source Pollution Management Project Proposals

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300 KB 2018 NPS Request for Proposals.pdf

State of Nebraska
Department of Environment and Energy
P.O. Box 98922
Lincoln, NE 68509
PHONE: (402) 471-2186
FAX: (402) 471-2909

****319(h) Nonpoint Source application is now an online process****

The 319(H) Nonpoint Source application process is now an online process. The link below takes you to instructions on: 1) how to register for an account to start the online grant process, and 2) how to login to the online application. The instructions also provide a link to the online application.

Online Application Instructions in PDF

.Start with the online instructions -
these need to be read before the applicant can start the process.

Link to create user account and application authorization
Prior to completing you registration, please note or record your userID, security questions and answers.

When you use the above link you may receive a pop-up error message.
You can ignore the warning and continue, the application will work correctly.

The Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ) is inviting proposals for funding under the Nebraska Nonpoint Source Pollution Management Program authorized through Section 319(h) of the Clean Water Act as administered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The department will consider the submitted proposals for subaward funding under NDEQ’s federal 319(h) grant. This document is also referred to as the Request for Proposals or RFP.

Funding eligibility, criteria for prioritization, application format, and special conditions are outlined in these procedures.


An on-line application form must be submitted and must contain ALL the required elements to be considered for funding. A link for the application form can be found at:
Please Note: NDEQ is funding projects which will implement approved 9-element watershed management or groundwater management plans.

To be considered, an electronic submission must be received in the NDEQ office, no later than the RFP Deadline:

Thursday, September 6, 2018 11:59PM

Please direct questions by e-mail to:

All questions related to the eligibility or content of the project(s) must be received by
4:00 p.m., Central time, August 20, 2018.
Responses to those questions will be posted through NDEQ’s on-line process by August 27, 2018 and will be available to all applicants.
All questions in regard to the on-line application process will be answered up until 4:00 the day the electronic application closes, September 4, 2018.

No additional information at this time.