Deadlines & Calendar of Events


October 26, 2017
DEADLINE: Requests for State Acknowledgment Letter/Petroleum Eligibility Determination
for annual U.S. EPA Brownfields grant round. For the Request Form, click here.


November 16, 2017
DEADLINE: U.S. EPA Brownfields Assessment, Revolving Loan Fund, and Cleanup Grant Proposals

For more information about this funding opportunity, click here.


Calendar of Events

Mention of non-IFA conferences, events and workshops does not constitute an IFA endorsement of their contents, only an acknowledgment that they exist and may be relevant to our brownfields redevelopment stakeholders.

October 3, 2017
TAB EZ Grantwriting Tool & Tips for EPA Assessment and Cleanup Proposals National Webinar

12:30pm ET
This webinar is free, but registration is required. To register, please visit Once your registration has been received, a confirmation email will be sent which will include the webinar connection information. Space is limited, so register soon!

You will need a KSU TAB account to register. New users who have not previously set up an account can do so by clicking the "Get a free account" link in the upper right hand side of the webpage. For questions, please contact Sheree Walsh,, 785-532-6519.

October 5, 2017
U.S. EPA National Assessment & Cleanup Guidelines Outreach Webinar

1:30pm ET
No preregistration.
Join the webinar at
And for audio dial-in: 1-866-299-3188/Conference Code: 202 566 1817#.

October 10, 2017
Grants Award Process Webinar for U.S. EPA applicants and recipients

2:00-3:00pm ET
Office of Grants and Debarment will be hosting another high level webinar that covers topics related to finding and applying for grants, as well as the basics of managing an award.  It will be very similar to previous webinars. No registration is necessary. Link to webinar info.:

October 17, 2017
NALGEP Tips for Successful Brownfields Grant Proposals Webinar

2:00pm ET
Join the webinar to hear from the nation's top brownfields experts to learn key tricks of the trade as you prepare your FY 2018 grant application. Click here for more information:

October 16-18, 2017
MGP2017 – The 7th International Symposium & Exhibition on the Redevelopment of Manufactured Gas Plant Sites
New Orleans, Louisiana
For more information, check out

November 8-9, 2017
Indiana Association of Regional Councils (IARC) Annual Meeting
The Omni Severin Hotel Indianapolis
For more information, visit

November 15-16, 2017
2017 AHAIN Affordable Housing Conference & Annual Meeting
Co-sponsored by USDA Rural Development and the Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority.
The Westin Indianapolis
For more information, visit

November 15-17, 2017
National Development Finance Summit – 2017 Project Marketplaces
Atlanta, Georgia
For more information, check out

December 5-7, 2017
2017 National Brownfields Training Conference
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Join U.S. EPA and your fellow brownfield stakeholders at this widely acknowledged premier brownfields and land revitalization event.

For more information, please visit the U.S. EPA Web site or


Please note that applicants who received a BF AWP grant from U.S. EPA in Fiscal Year 2010, 2013 or 2015 (FY10 or FY13 or FY 15) are generally not eligible to apply under this competition.  U.S. EPA is making an exception for POWER+ (Partnerships for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization) applicants. The POWER+ is an Administration priority that started in FY16 and continues through FY17. A POWER+ applicant must propose one or more eligible catalyst, high priority brownfield site(s) within the same brownfields project area as a coal-fired power plant that has recently closed (2008 or later) or is scheduled to close.  Learn more: FY2017 Brownfields Area-Wide Planning Grant Guidelines

Rolling application
Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) Industrial Recovery Tax Credit
The Industrial Recovery Tax Credit, also known as DINO for the older, “dinosaur” buildings it benefits, pro-vides an incentive for companies to invest in former industrial facilities requiring significant rehabilitation or remodeling expenses. The credit is established by Ind. Code 6-3.1-11.

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