FY22 Energy & Water - Community Project Funding Request

Please read before providing all requested information.

The following accounts are eligible for funding:

Corps of Engineers:
• Investigations
• Construction
• Mississippi River and Tributaries
• Operation and Maintenance

Bureau of Reclamation:
• Water and Related Resources

Only authorized projects will be considered for funding. The online database will not allow Community Project Funding requests to be entered into any accounts other than these. The Subcommittee will not accept Community Project Funding requests for the Department of Energy (Title III) or any Independent Agencies (Title IV) funded by the Subcommittee.

Information on Community Project Funding Requests for the Corps of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation Requests

All requests for the Corps of Engineers (Corps) and Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) accounts listed above should reflect a funding amount that can be realistically utilized in FY22. In the event that the Subcommittee cannot fully fund your request, the Subcommittee may reach out to the Corps and Reclamation regarding useful increments of funding.

Please note that for the Corps, the Subcommittee may provide funding for a very limited number of new start projects, if any, in the Investigations, Construction, and Mississippi River and Tributaries accounts. While requests for new starts in these accounts will be accepted, please consider this limitation when making requests.

Please note that for the Corps, the Subcommittee may provide funding for a limited number of Environmental Infrastructure projects, if any, in the Construction account. While requests for specific projects will be accepted, please consider this limitation when making requests.

Please note that for the Corps, the Subcommittee may include a very limited number of Continuing Authorities Program projects, if any, in the Construction account. While requests for specific projects will be accepted, please consider this limitation when making requests.

Projects authorized under sections 4007, 4009(a), and 4009(c) of the Water Infrastructure Improvements Act for the Nation (WIIN) Act of 2016 (Public Law 114–322) will not be accepted.

Directions for Submitting Corps and Reclamation Community Project Funding Requests

Please note that it is of the utmost importance to provide the official project name and the correct project authorization information. If inaccurate information is provided, the Subcommittee may not be able to properly evaluate your request.

To assist you in identifying and providing the Subcommittee with the official project name and project authorization, a list of authorized projects in a searchable PDF format can be found at this link - https://appropriations.house.gov/energy-and-water-authorized-project-lists

Please locate your authorized Corps or Reclamation project and use the official project name as it appears in the list. Once you locate the name of your project, you also need to provide to the Subcommittee the Public Law and section of the law that authorizes your project, and enter it into the database in the appropriate place. (example: P.L. 110–114, Section 1401).

If you are not able to find your authorized Corps project in the authorized project list, or if you have difficulty finding the authorization information, contact your local Corps District office to obtain this information. If you are not able to find your authorized Reclamation project in the authorized project list, or if you have difficulty finding the authorization information, contact your local Reclamation Region office to obtain this information. If your project is not on these lists, but is authorized, please speak to your local Corps District office or your Reclamation Region office to obtain this information.

For both the Corps and Reclamation, please provide following information:

o Amount Requested for FY22
? If the project is included in the President’s budget request, the amount requested for FY22 should be that amount plus the additional amount you are requesting for the project
? If the project is not included in the President’s budget request, the amount requested for FY22 should be the amount you are requesting for the project.

o FY22 President’s Budget Request Amount
? If not included in the FY22 President’s budget request, write $0 FY21 Enacted Amount
? If not included in FY21 enacted legislation or a work plan, write $0
? If included in FY21 enacted legislation, the FY21 enacted amount is the total of the President’s budget request (if any) plus the amount in the Corps or Reclamation work plan (if any).

o Whether or not this project can obligate all requested funds within 12 months after enactment
o Whether the request will be submitted to another subcommittee this fiscal year
o If so, which subcommittee the request will be submitted to o Estimated Start Date
o Estimated End Date o If the entity receiving funds is a non-profit – please write N/A as the recipient of funding is either the Corps or Reclamation
o Letter of Support – It is recommended that this be from the non-federal sponsor of the project or the project partner for the project being requested. If there is no official non-federal sponsor or project partner, this can be a letter of support from the community, or evidence of community support.
o Why this project is a priority?
o Recipient Point of Contact – please include contact information for the relevant Corps District Project Manager and Corps District name (i.e. Jane Doe, Detroit District) or the relevant Reclamation staff name and Region name (i.e. John Doe, CaliforniaGreat Basin Region)
o Recipient Phone Number – please include the Point of Contact’s cell phone number o Recipient Email Address – please include the Point of Contact’s email address
o Recipient Legal Name –
? For Corps projects, please enter Army Corps of Engineers
? For Reclamation projects, please enter Bureau of Reclamation
o Recipient Address – please enter the street address for the Point of Contact o Project Address (if different from Recipient)
o Please provide the official project name.
o Please provide the project authorization. If it is a Continuing Authorities Program project request, write N/A.
o Please indicate if this is a Corps request for an authorized Environmental Infrastructure project. If it is not an Environmental Infrastructure project, write N/A.
? Please be sure to provide the Public Law and section number where the Environmental Infrastructure project was specifically authorized.
o Please indicate if this is a Corps request for a Continuing Authorities Program (CAP) project. If it is not a CAP project, write N/A.
o If this is a CAP project request, please provide the specific section of that authority (i.e. 204, 206, 1125, etc.). Please only provide the number. If it is not a CAP project, write N/A.
o If making a Corps request, please provide the name of the Corps Division where the project is located. If it is not a Corps request, write N/A.
o If making a Corps request, please provide the name of the Corps District where the project is located. If it is not a Corps request, write N/A.
o If making a Reclamation request, please provide the name of the Reclamation Region where the project is located. If it is not a Reclamation request, write N/A.
o Please provide information on the non-federal sponsor of the project or the non-federal project partner, if applicable. Please note that in some instances, there may not be a non-federal sponsor or project partner. If that is the case, please write N/A for each question.