Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grant or Litter Reduction and Recycling Grant Application Process
This information is provided by the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy  
to assist the public and regulated community .

Form #:  WAS066
Applications and Forms
Revised: 8/12/20



Applying for a Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grant or Litter Reduction and Recycling Grant is an online process. Above is the Technical Guide for the Waste and Litter Grant Application Process and below are instructions and information about the applications. We encourage you to read and/or view this information before starting the application.

Please email ndeq.wastegrants@nebraska.gov with any questions.

Application Deadlines

For 2021 grants, the following grant applications will be available beginning August 13, 2020 with a deadline of September 10, 2020, 4:00 p.m. CST


Litter Reduction and Recycling Grants
Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grants
Partial Reimbursement for Purchase of Tire-Derived Products and/or Crumb Rubber
Scrap Tire Collection Site Cleanup For Political Subdivisions
Cost-Sharing for Scrap Tire Civil Engineering Uses
Deconstruction of Abandoned Buildings


Please note: Applications can only be created and submitted during the open grant period. Please check back for the open and deadline dates posted on this webpage.

Link to the Waste and Litter Grant Application:  http://ecmp.nebraska.gov/DEE-WGS/

Link to create user account and application authorization
https://ecmp.nebraska.gov/DEQ-LOGIN

Please see the Technical Guide for the Waste and Litter Grant Application Process, at the top of this page, to see a step-by-step guide on how to register for an account
Link to login and create an application (this link can only be used if a user account has been created and authorized. See above).
https://ecmp.nebraska.gov/Appnet_deq/workflow/WFLogin.aspx
When you use the above link, you may receive a popup error message. You can ignore the warning and continue, the application will work correctly.
State Agencies Only - Applicants who are applying as a state agency, please send your user information request to:

Creating an account and requesting authorization

Please refer to the Technical Guide for the Waste and Litter Grant Application Process, available for download at the top of the page, for guidance on how to create an account and complete an application.


General Information on the Applications:
  • Applications must be submitted using the online process.
  • Applications will be reviewed and scored based on the submitted application. Please review your application carefully prior to submitting.
  • Please use the drop down lists when the option is available.
  • All dollar amounts should be rounded to the nearest whole dollar. Dollar signs, commas and decimals are not necessary and should not be used. Once an application is saved, dollar signs will appear with the numbers you entered.
  • Attachments – the application will check for the necessary attachments. Please use the appropriate button for attaching required documents. Documents attached with the supporting documents button are not evaluated as part of the submission, but are accepted as part of the submission.
  • There is an option to print the application after submitting.  The application is not considered to be official until after the deadline.  After the deadline, a final copy of the submission will be created and provided to the applicant and NDEE program staff for consideration.

Related Links
Note: Effective Oct. 1, 2009, any individual submitting any application or form that would derive public benefit from the state must also fill out a United States Citizenship Attestation form. This applies to individuals submitting the forms on their own behalf. If applicable, please fill out the United States Citizenship Attestation form below and submit it with the relevant applications and forms.

United States Citizenship Attestation Form

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