Grants and Other Assistance
The Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coast Protection Bond Act, was approved by voters in 2006. The SNC was allocated a total of $54 million of for grant distribution and necessary administration of the grants. The SNC has distributed approximately $52 million dollars to 296 projects throughout the Sierra Nevada.
The SNC Board approved the Grant Guidelines for the 2013-14 grant round at the June 2013 Board meeting. $2.5 million dollars are available for Healthy Forests and Abandoned Mine Lands projects as defined in the . The first project of the 2013-14 grant round, a $250,000 Healthy Forests project, was approved by the SNC Board at the December Board meeting.
Managing A Grant
The Managing Your Grant section of the Web site is to assist current grantees with the administration and management of their SNC grants.
Searchable Grants Database
With our database you can access information regarding all active SNC Proposition 84 awarded grants. This interactive grants database will allow you to search for and view details about individual projects. The grants listed as active in the searchable grants database include the set of grants authorized at the .
Here additional Funding Sources and Incentive Programs in the Sierra are listed. The page identifies information on grants, loans and funding databases that may be useful to various types of organizations in the SNC’s service area
You can find additional information and technical assistance, available in the Region. This information may be of use to ranchers, farmers, local government, nonprofit organizations, residents and business owners in the SNC’s service area.