During its 2002 session, the Legislature reinstated the Innovative Grants program, beginning with FY 2003-04. Details are in
House Bill 851, page 27.
Timeline for FY 2003-04 grant cycle:
Update Memo from Ron Henricks providing explanation of statutory
changes, grants criteria, and FY 2003-04 grants timeline.
Request for Proposals.
Full Proposals due at DEP no later than 5 p.m. DEP Received 26
proposals. One was disqualified for not having the required format. One
was disqualified for containing no innovative components.
||DEP Review Committee's
final ranking of
||Legislature allocated $750,000 for
Innovative Grants, which is enough to fund the top four applications
(Manatee County, City of Crestview, Palm Beach County, and Leon
(This page revised August 23, 2004)
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