Funding Available for Community Stream Stewardship Projects

Posted on: June 2nd, 2022 by Leslie_Zucker

The Ashokan Watershed Stream Management Program is now accepting Stream Management Implementation Program (SMIP) funding applications through June 24, 2022. Eli­gi­ble appli­cants include local, county, state, or fed­eral gov­ern­ment agen­cies, 501©(3) orga­ni­za­tions, sec­ondary school dis­tricts, col­leges or uni­ver­si­ties. For-profit firms or institutions may submit funding applications in the Research, Assessment and Monitoring category only.

A total $700,000 is available for award through June 30, 2023 in the categories of: Planning; Education; Research, Assessment, and Monitoring; Stream-Related Public Infrastructure Improvement; Flood Hazard Mitigation; and Stream Restoration.

Separate funding is available for implementation projects recommended in a completed and town-accepted Local Flood Analysis. Applications are accepted in this category at any time.

To download the SMIP application form and instructions, visit:

The next SMIP funding round will be announced in September 2022.