Loan & Grant Fund Schedule

April 18
Applications available
Workshop at NHDES: Construction Projects morning session; Non-Construction Projects afternoon session
Pre-Applications accepted

May 17
Non-Construction Projects workshop to be held at SWP Conference

June 15
Pre-Applications due to NHDES

Pre-Applications ranked
DWSRF Project Priority List (PPL) sent to pre-applicants and Trust Fund list sent to Advisory Commission (week of July 23)

Non-Construction Pre-Applications reviewed for eligibility
Applicants notified regarding eligibility and invited to submit full application
List provided to Advisory Commission

August 2
SRF Public Hearing

August 6
Non-Construction complete applications due

Briefing to Advisory Commission on Construction project list
Land Conservation Review Panel begins site visits
NHDES staff begin scoring Land Conservation applications
Advisory Commission Ranking and Work Session on Construction project list

Scoring of Land Conservation applications completed
Land Conservation Review Panel completes site visits and meets to develop recommendations (week of September 24)
Advisory Commission makes final determinations and final selections for Construction projects and reviews interim report on Non-Construction applications

Construction projects  pre-applicants notified and requested to submit final application
NHDES presents Land Conservation Review Panel recommendations and other Non-Construction project proposals to Advisory Commission
Advisory Commission makes final determinations and final selections for Non-Construction projects

October 2018-June 2019
Final applications are submitted from selected Construction projects. Grants and loans submitted to G&C for approval.
NHDES staff work with Non-Construction applicants to complete needed documentation. Grants submitted to G&C for approval.
Advisory Committee holds press event to announce awards