Grant Workshops

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Division of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) is now accepting applications for Material Management Recycling and Waste Reduction Grants. TDEC is offering six (6) grants and a Recycling Rebate. The department is contacting local communities about the grant availability and will host upcoming workshops to help communities understand the application process. The grant workshops will be held in each part of the State in collaboration with the Recycling Partnership starting on Friday, March 8th, 2024, at Montgomery Bell State Park. To register for the workshops, please use the link below. 

Upcoming Grant Workshops:

All workshops are free to attend. 

Location Date Time Deadline to Register
Montomgery Bell State Park
1000 Hotel Ave, Burns, TN 37187
Lunch Included
March 8, 2024 8:30am to 4:00pm CT March 7, 2024
Bristol Speed Way
151 Speedway Blvd, Bristol, TN 37620
Lunch Included 
April 17, 2024 12:00pm to 4:30pm ET April 1, 2024
Tennessee Aquarium
1 Broad St., Chattanooga, TN 37402
Lunch Included 
May 3, 2024 9:00am to 4:00pm ET May 1, 2024
Discovery Park America
830 Everett Blvd, Union City, TN 38261
Lunch Included
June  6, 2024 8:30am to 4:00pm CT May 28, 2024


Amber Greene

Environmental Consultant