Recycling and Waste Diversion Grant Program

New Grant for Fiscal Year 2023:

The Solid Waste Division is now accepting grant applications for projects that increase recycling and waste diversion consistent with recommendations put forward in the most recent Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan Update A total of $80,000 is available in the new competitive grant program.

Project examples include: permitting of food waste composting, capturing food waste for diversion from the landfill, plastic processing innovations, and other programs directly related to recycling and waste diversion. Grant funds are only available to non-profit organizations.

Grant application information and scoring can be found here- Grant Announcement FY 23

The grant application can be viewed/downloaded here- Recycling Grant Application 2023

All grant awards will fall under the County's General Terms and Conditions that can be found here- GTC G-S Contracts

Please review all information. If there are any questions or concerns please call Keola Aki at 808-241-4195 or email

Application deadline is Friday, February 10, 2022 at 3:00 PM.