Call for Proposals: Drinking Water Source Protection Fund

Applications (“letters of interest”) are now being accepted for Drinking Water Source Protection Fund Grants! Submit your applications to the Oregon Health Authority by Friday, March 13th.

Learn how to apply

These grants can be used to implement protection activities in a public water system’s surface water or groundwater source area for their drinking water. Project funding can include low interest loans of up to a maximum of $100,000 or grant funds of up to $30,000 per public water system.

Types of projects previously funded include: 

For technical assistance and questions, please contact:

Josh Seeds
Non-point Source/Drinking Water Protection Specialist
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
700 Multnomah St. Suite #6000, Portland, OR 97232
503-229-5081 or 1-800-452-4011 ( in OR)
Seeds.Joshua@deq.state.or.us

Jacqueline I. Fern
Drinking Water Protection Specialist
Oregon Dept. of Environmental Quality – Regional Environmental Solutions
165 E. 7th Avenue – Suite 100, Eugene, Oregon 97401
(541) 686-7898
Fern.Jacqueline@deq.state.or.us