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Rural Decentralized Water Systems Grant Program

Rural Development

Closed June 10, 2023

This program helps qualified nonprofits and tribes create a revolving loan fund to increase access to clean, reliable water and septic systems for households in eligible rural areas.


Nonprofits that have:

  • Expertise and experience promoting the safe, productive use of individually-owned household water wells systems

  • Legal authority to act as a lender

  • Sufficient expertise and experience in lending activities

  • Financial, technical and managerial capacity to comply with relevant federal and state laws and regulations


At least a 10% match is required.

Application Instructions

Read the Funding Opportunity and Application Guide on and follow those instructions to apply.


Release Date

May 10, 2023


June 10, 2023


Rural Development

Financial Instrument


Updated May 12, 2023

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