State of New Mexico > Environment Department > Solid Waste Bureau

Harold Runnels Building Room N2150
1190 St. Francis Drive - P.0. Box 5469 Santa Fe, 87502-5469
Phone: (505) 827-0197 Fax: (505) 827-2902

Grant and Loan Programs

Recycling and Illegal Dumping Grant - NOW CLOSED

Recycling and Illegal Dumping Act grant applications for scrap tire management projects are currently being accepted. There is a total of $165,000 remaining for eligible applicants for tire projects. There is no funding remaining for non-tire projects for fiscal year 2017.

A new application has been developed that is expected to allow applicants to propose projects with greater ease. Details such as budgets and project schedules will be negotiated after the grant award is offered and received.

Applications must be received by 5:00pm on Friday, July 22, 2016. Grant recipients will be notified by August 12, 2016. Contact Neal Denton, Recycling Coordinator, for assistance at (505) 827-2653 or

2016-2017 RAID Grant Application - Round III

RAID Grant Flyer

List of Awarded RAID Grants

Solid Waste Facility Grant Applications -- NOW CLOSED

The total pool of funding available for this grant opportunity is $100,000.  NMED, Solid Waste Bureau expects that in most cases a single grant award would not exceed $35,000, unless exceptional need is demonstrated and the applicant clearly shows how funding of a project will be protective of public health and the environment.

Grant applicants will be notified after grants applications are evaluated and rated.

If you have any questions, please contact Auralie Ashley-Marx at or by phone at 505-827-0197.

The Construction Programs Bureau oversees an additional funding program:


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