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C2: Is there a grant ceiling or floor for applications?

There is a ceiling but no floor for the amount of funds applicants may request. The Request for Applications (RFA) section III.C., “Threshold Eligibility Criteria” states that:  Applications for awards under National Priority Area 1 cannot exceed $8 million; applications for awards under National Priority Area 2 cannot exceed $1.178 million; applications for awards under National Priority Area 3 cannot exceed $1.2 million; and applications for awards under National Priority Area 4 cannot exceed $1.7 million.  Applications exceeding these amounts will be rejected.  EPA has not established a minimum amount of funding for applicants.

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