Grants Administration

2017 Grant Offerings 

The TDEC Division of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) is pleased to announce the remaining Fiscal Year 2017 and upcoming Fiscal Year 2018 DSWM grant offerings. Please review and consider as you plan your budget funding this year. A typical grant solicitation period is 90 days. For more information about each grant, click on the links below.  To apply for any of the grants in the timeline below, register and apply using the TDEC Online Grants System.

July 2017
Recycling Equipment ($500K/$50K)​
Recycling Rebate ($500K/population based)
Used Oil/Automotive Fluids ($500K)
Convenience Center ($1MM/100K)
Education and Outreach ($1MM)
Recycling Measurement ($500K/25K)

January 2018
HHW Operation and Maintenance ($500K)

April 2018
Waste Reduction Grants ($1.5MM/200K)

July 2018
Education and Outreach ($500K)
Recycling Equipment ($500K/$50K)
Recycling Rebate ($500K/population based)
Used Oil/Automotive Fluids ($500K)

October 2018
Old Closed Landfill ($500K/$500K)
Legacy Waste Tire Cleanup ($500K/$500K)

*Dollar figures noted are written as "total allocated funds for each grant/grant maximum".