Office of Land and Emergency Management Program Tribal Support Cooperative Agreements
EPA-OLEM-OCPA-19-04 - Closing Date: November 13, 2019
This notice announces the availability of funds and solicits applications to provide training, technical assistance, research, and tools to build tribal capacity to implement Office of Land and Emergency Management (OLEM) programs in Indian country. The recipient will conduct two separate projects that promote discussion, collaboration, engagement, and partnership among tribes and federal agency representatives. Project One will provide trainings, including the Tribal Lands and Environment Forum (TLEF), for tribal professionals on OLEM-related topics of interest to tribes including solid and hazardous waste, underground storage tanks, brownfields, emergency response, etc. Project Two will conduct research to identify Superfund issues of importance to tribes, conduct research on those issues, and disseminate the results of the research to tribes through reports and tools to support their participation in the Superfund program.