Apply for a Massachusetts Dredging Grant

Grants are available annually for saltwater dredging and dredged material disposal on a competitive basis. Learn how to apply here.

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What you need for Apply for a Massachusetts Dredging Grant

The Massachusetts Dredging Program is open to the Commonwealth’s 78 coastal municipalities, as defined by the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management (CZM). Grant rounds typically open in the spring.

Applicants are required to submit the following:

  • A completed application.
  • Copies of all local, state, and federal permits and permit modifications approved to date for the proposed dredging project.

For complete program requirements and application instructions, please refer to the RFP for the current grant round.

Given the competitive nature of the Massachusetts Dredging Program, applicants are asked to consider applying only for projects that are shovel ready or will be shovel ready by July 1.

How to apply Apply for a Massachusetts Dredging Grant

Download the application and complete this form on your desktop computer.

Once complete, upload your application and all associated attachments here. Paper submissions will not be accepted.

Please refer to the RFP for the current grant round for step-by-step submission instructions. Interested applicants are advised to review the RFP in full prior to preparing an application.

 

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Applicants will be notified when the review process is complete

All applicants will be notified in writing of an award or non-award by the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development (EOHED).

For further award and evaluation information, please refer to the RFP for the current grant round.

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Massachusetts Dredging Program, Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development
1 Ashburton Place, Boston, MA 02108
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