DEQ provides loans for four different categories of projects. Below (listed by those categories) are links to the documents associated with each type of loan. An applicant must complete one of the applications and all associated documents before being eligible for funding. It is highly recommended that applicants contact their regional projecto officer early in the application process for assistance. The program accepts applications at any time and received applications are reviewed three times during the year.*
Applications must be signed by an authorized official at the applicant’s agency and postmarked by 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time the day of the application submission deadline. Applicants must submit an original, hard-copy application to their appropriate DEQ regional project officer. Emailed or faxed applications will not be accepted. Applications must substantially conform to the guidelines and address all criteria. To learn more about the application process contact a project officer in your region or call 503-229-LOAN.
Upcoming deadlines for receiving applications at DEQ in 2018.
By close of business on Friday:
*Unless five or more applications are received between reviews.
- April 13, 2018
- Aug. 10, 2018
- Dec. 14, 2018
Point Source Application process
Sponsorship Option Application process
Nonpoint Source Application process
Planning Application process
Local Community Loan Application process