Drinking water training grant program

Apply for funding

The Safe Drinking Water Program is soliciting applications for two opportunities for grant funding to execute public water system statewide training with a focus on rural and under served areas across the state. See the following two announcements.

Request for proposals

Completed applications must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. MST, May 17, 2019. Email applications to cdphe.wqdwtraining@state.co.us per the instructions in the following announcements.

Schedule of events

  1. April 15, 2019: Release request for proposals.
  2. April 29, 2019 (cut off at 2:00 p.m. MST):Deadline for submitting questions regarding the RFP.
  3. May 6, 2019:Responses to questions will be posted below.
  4. May 10, 2019:Deadline for Intent to Apply form. See below
  5. May 17, 2019 (cut off at 4:00 p.m. MST):Deadline for receipt of grant applications.
  6. Week of May 20, 2019:Anticipated completion of application reviews and initiation of bidder notification and negotiation process.
  7. June 7, 2019:Estimated date for final scope of work and budget (for awardees).
  8. July 1, 2019:Anticipated project start date.
  9. June 30, 2020:All objectives need to be completed.

You can download any of the previewed documents by using the download button in the upper right-hand corner.

  1. 2019 e-learning Water and Wastewater Regulations Training for Certification Applicants Announcement - request for proposals.
    1. Attachment 1 - application form.
    2. Request for proposals questions form.
      1. Answers - 2019 e-learning Regulations Training RFP Q&,A.
    3. Intent to apply form.
  2. 2019 Public Water System Training Grants Program Announcement - request for proposals.
    1. Attachment 1 - application form.
    2. Request for proposals questions form.
      1. Answers - 2019 PWS Training Grants Program RFP Q&,A.
    3. Intent to apply form.