Division of Boating and Waterways Clean Vessel Act Education and Outreach Grant

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Provide education and awareness about the proper disposal of boat sewage


Provides education to promote public awareness about boat sewage, its proper disposal, as well as tracking and monitoring use of existing pumpouts and dump stations along California’s waterways.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Nonprofit
  • Public Agency

Public or non-profit agencies

Eligible Geographies:

One grant award is available for each the Northern California Coastal/Delta Region and the Southern California Coastal Region

Matching Funding Requirement:

Grantees contribute 25 percent cash or in-kind match.

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1 Year

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  • Federal

Funding Source Notes:

Federal Clean Vessel Act funds

The manner in which the grant funding will be delivered to the awardee. Funding methods include reimbursements (where the recipient spends out-of-pocket and is reimbursed by the grantor) and advances (where the recipient spends received grant funds directly).
  • Reimbursement(s)

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How to Apply

State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.


For questions about this grant, contact:
Vivian Matuk, 1-415-904-6905, vivian.matuk@coastal.ca.gov