DIRECT COMPONENT GRANT AWARDS

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE RESEARCH GRANTS AWARDS CAN BE FOUND ON THE USASPENDING.GOV WEBSITE (I.E., CFDA 21.015) AND THE DEEPWATER HORIZON PROJECT TRACKER WEBSITE.


 

ACTIVE Direct Component Awards (130 Active AWARDS)

​Eligible Entity Project Title​ / Description ​Date of Award ​Award Amount
Alabama Baldwin County ALDOT Capacity Improvements - Project 4 05/11/2022 $14,111,594.00
Alabama Baldwin County ALDOT Capacity Improvements Project 3b 03/21/2022 $1,153,777.00
Alabama Mobile Greenway Initiative: Three Mile Creek Greenway Trail 09/01/2020 $9,989,313.00
Alabama Baldwin County ALDOT Capacity Improvements 06/26/2020 $12,928,187.00
Alabama Africatown Welcome Center: Phase I 04/28/2020 $537,721.00
Alabama Innovating St. Louis Street: Mobile's Technology Corridor 02/25/2020 $6,029,234.00
Alabama Bayou La Batre Water Distribution System Upgrades Phase I 02/25/2020 $565,426.00
Alabama Mount Vernon Water Treatment Plant Upgrades 12/17/2019 $1,541,978.00
Alabama Redevelop Bayou La Batre City Docks Phase I and II 10/31/2019 $2,115,359.00​​
Alabama Northwest Satsuma Water and Sewer Project Phase I and II 09/30/2019

$1,813,520.00​

​Alabama ​Aloe Bay Harbour Town ​08/29/2019 $2,522,474.00
Alabama Mobile County Blueway Trail Development 04/30/2019 $1,635,222.00
​Alabama ​Gulf Coast Center for Ecotourism and Sustainability ​04/26/2019 ​$1,052,520.00
​Alabama ​Working Waterfront & Greenspace Restoration Project ​04/26/2019 ​$600,314.00​
​​Alabama ​AL State Port Authority Automotive Logistics Construction ​02/27/2019 $28,935,331.00
Bay County North Bay Wastewater System Reuse 04/13/2021 $1,500,000.00
Bay County St. Andrew/St. Joseph Bays Estuary Program (SASJBEP) 03/23/2021 $720,000.00
Bay County EIS and IBMP Planning Assistance 06/26/2020 $1,193,539.37
Bay County Restoring Bay County's Recreational Fishing Industry through Artificial Reef Construction and Monitoring 10/30/2018 $441,976.00
​Bay County Porter Park Improvements ​09/20/2018 $501,480.00
​Bay County ​Carl Gray Park Boat Ramp ​03/29/2018 $556,955.50​
​Bay County ​AMIkids Dock​ ​12/18/2017 ​$279,697.48
​Bay County ​​Stormwater Plan​ ​12/14/2017 $362,997.00​​
​Charlotte County ​Fisheries Monitoring - Coral Creek ​06/13/2018 $185,322.00​
​Collier County ​Comprehensive Watershed Improvement Plan ​01/29/2018 ​$1,​532,077.76​
Escambia County Perdido Key Multi-Use Path 05/12/2022 $4,061,418.00
Escambia County Perdido Bay Boat Ramp 03/24/2022 $2,500,000.00
Escambia County Beulah Master Plan 02/18/2021 $300,000.00
Escambia County SOAR with RESTORE Workforce Development Program 12/01/2020 $899,800.00
Escambia County Planning Assistance for the Eleven Mile Creek Stream Restoration Design 10/29/2020 $1,217,936.00
​Escambia County ​Planning Assistance for South Dogtrack Drainage Project ​04/25/2018 ​$240,000.00
Escambia County Planning Assistance for the Hollice T. Williams Stormwater Park 03/29/2018 $1,597,320.00​
Escambia County Planning Assistance for the Development of the Eleven Mile Creek Basin Stormwater Ponds 02/27/2018 $1,224,218.65
​Escambia County ​Planning Assistance for the Carpenter Creek and Bayou Texar Revitalization Plan​ 02/26/2018 ​$1,308,000.00​
​Escambia County ​​Planning Assistance for the Development of the Universal Public Access Plan ​02/26/2018 $360,000.00​
Escambia County Planning Assistance for Development of the 2018-2022 MYIP Amendments 01/26/2018 $445,453.80​
Franklin County St. George Island Storm Water Drainage Improvement Planning 05/07/2021
$110,000.00
Franklin County County-Wide Dune Restoration Planning 05/06/2021 $110,000.00
Gulf County Howard Creek Lower Landing Acquisition 09/23/2020 $671,000.00
Gulf County ​St. Joseph Peninsula Beach Restoration ​11/14/2018 ​$2,800,000.00
​Hernando County Linda Pedersen Park Improvements 07/08/2020 $411,000.00
​Hernando County ​Bayou Drive Repair and Restoration ​08/16/2017 $737,500.00
Jefferson County Access to Broadband 06/17/2020 $71,500.00
​Lafourche Parish Grand Bayou Freshwater Reintroduction Project Phases II and III 07/08/2020 $195,277.00
Levy County Clam Trail 03/18/2020 $53,500.00
Levy County Outdoor Electronic Kiosk 03/22/2019 $34,175.00
Levy County ​Cedar Key Aquarium ​01/23/2019 $300,000.00​​
Louisiana ​Engineering and design of the Calcasieu River Salinity Control construction project  ​07/14/2016 ​$28,679,742.68
Manatee County  Coastal Watershed Program Planning Assistance  12/21/2018 $620,309.00
Manatee County  FL Maritime Museum Facility Enhancements  12/21/2018 $225,000.00
Manatee County  ​Shellfish Institute Sea Farm to Table ​12/21/2018 $100,000.00​
Mississippi Gulf Coast Tourist Wayfinding and Informational Signage 02/11/2022 $1,099,513.00
Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi Ocean Enterprise Entrepreneurship Program 11/22/2021 $1,186,543.00
Mississippi City of Moss Point Interstate10 Commercial Corridor Improvements 10/14/2021 $3,274,441.00
Mississippi Salvation Army Center of Hope 07/20/2021 $1,315,776.00
Mississippi Buccaneer State Park Improvements 05/21/2021

$1,163,386.00

Mississippi Point Cadet Marina Upgrades 05/06/2021
$3,299,737.00
Mississippi Work Ready Community Program, Phase 2 12/29/2020 $4,997,677.00
Mississippi Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Center for Security and Emerging Technologies 12/28/2020 $3,299,737.00
Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi Oyster Hatchery and Research Center 08/07/2020 $11,624,559.00
Mississippi Pearl River Community College Workforce Development 08/05/2020 $6,670,007.00
Mississippi Trent Lott Airport Runway 08/28/2019 $6,727,759.00
Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi Marine Research Center 06/26/2019 $2,019,665.00
​Mississippi ​Bayou Casotte Industrial Buffer ​04/25/2019 $550,358.00​​
​Mississippi ​Harrison County Bulkhead and Dock Construction ​04/25/2019 $3,389,457.00​
​Mississippi MDEQ Gulf Coast Water Quality Improvement Program 09/20/2018 $11,202,349.00
Mississippi Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center Site Capacity Improvements 06/19/2018 $3,519,520.00
Mississippi Planning Assistance for the North Rail Connector 05/04/2018 $574,027.00​
Mississippi National Oceans and Applications Research Center (NOARC) - Planning Assistance 04/24/2018 $2,712,942.00
Mississippi Strategic Stream Restoration 08/16/2017 $5,008,000.00
Mississippi Mississippi ​Aquarium 06/23/2017 $18,349,620.00
Mississippi Off-Bottom Oyster Aquaculture Program 06/23/2017 $1,113,556.00
Mississippi Stennis International Airport Hangar 06/23/2017 $2,198,859.00​
​Mississippi ​Jackson County Corridor Connector Road ​06/07/2017 $14,996,389.00​
Mississippi ​Port Bienville Trans-Loading Terminal Facility Completion ​06/07/2017 ​$7,999,957​.00
​Mississippi ​​Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan Amendments ​03/30/2017 $2,317,926.06
​Mississippi ​Work Ready Community Program ​12/22/2016 $4,053,745.00​
Monroe County Canal Restoration - Unincorporated 10/07/2019 $478,308.50
​Monroe County ​Canal Restoration - Islamorada ​02/04/2019 $128,308.50
​Monroe County ​Coral Reef Restoration ​10/31/2018 $578,308.50
Okaloosa County Gulfarium CARE Center 07/20/2021 $87,181.00
Okaloosa County CBEP Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan Development 06/09/2021 $437,500.00
Okaloosa County Lafitte Crescent Stormwater Infrastructure Retrofit 07/21/2020 $420,432.00
Okaloosa County Snorkel and Dive Reef 06/26/2020 $1,233,566.00
Okaloosa County Captain Royal Melvin Heritage Park and Plaza 11/27/2019 $1,216,530.00
​Okaloosa County ​Economic Revitalization of Niceville's Historic Old Downtown ​07/29/2019 $389,289.00​​
Pasco County Key Vista Shoreline Stabilization and Dredge 05/18/2020 $500,000.00
​Pasco County ​Waterfront Restoration Plan on the Pithlachascotee River 0​8/18/2017 $672,184.00​
Pinellas County Ft. De Soto Park Dune Walkovers 10/26/2016 $534,890.00
​Pinellas County Pinellas County Assessment of Vulnerability to the Impacts of Sea Level Rise and Infrastructure Resiliency Plan 09/01/2016 $300,000.00
​Pinellas County ​​A very high-resolution estuary circulation Nowcast/Forecast model for Tampa Bay and vicinity ​08/18/2016 ​$479,493.00
Plaquemines Parish Bay Adams Headland Restoration and Marsh Creation (CPRA Master Plan Project ID: 002.RC.101) Phase 1 04/09/2021 $1,258,917.5
​Plaquemines Parish ​Bayou Eau Noire Ridge Restoration and Marsh Creation 02/08/2018 ​$3,300,174.63​
Santa Rosa County Tiger Point Wastewater Treatment & Reclamation Facility Expansion 09/08/2021 $6,000,000.00
Santa Rosa County Eufaula Outfall Pipe 07/08/2020 $373,985.00
Santa Rosa County Yellow River Marsh 04/27/2020 $75,985.00
​Santa Rosa County Blackwater Heritage State Trail Infrastructure Improvements 02/07/2020 $120,000.00
​Santa Rosa County ​Dirt Road Paving Districts 1, 4, and 5 ​10/07/2019 $570,000.00​
​Santa Rosa County Oyster Habitat Restoration Project 01/25/2019 $308,686.35
Sarasota County Ted Sperling Park at South Lido Beach Improvements 09/23/2020 $1,874,091.00
St. Bernard Parish Bayou Terre aux Boeufs Ridge Armoring 02/04/2022 $1,300,178.40
St. Bernard Parish Islenos Community Archive 01/25/2022 $102,889.66
St. Bernard Parish Lake Lery March Creation (Phase 2) 03/19/2020 $300,000.00
​St. Bernard Parish ​Nunez Community College Fisheries Workforce Development 02/23/2018 ​$231,744.47​
​St. Bernard Parish ​Paris Road Corridor 02/08/2018 ​$1,289,640.33
​St. Charles Parish ​Paradis Canal Gate ​07/24/2019 $398,727.11​​
St. John the Baptist Parish Belle Terre Blvd Streetscape and Stormwater Management Enhancements 04/03/2020 $328,799.29
St. Martin Parish Bayou Benoit Dock Extension 08/12/2021 $240,000.00
St. Martin Parish Arnaudville Pavilion 06/09/2021 $317,500.00
St. Martin Parish Catahoula Park Landing & Dick Davis Campground Landing Floating Docks 04/28/2020 $400,000.00
Tangipahoa Parish Rock Jetty/Breakwater Shoreline Protection Manac 07/08/2020 $976,801.82
Taylor County Coastal Dredging Planning Grant 06/18/2020 $148,500.00
​Terrebonne Parish ​Bayou Little Cailiou Flood Risk Reduction System Conveyance Channel 0​8/28/2019 $2,710,525.00​​
​Terrebonne Parish ​Fletcher Technical Community College Water Management Workforce Development ​10/10/2018 ​$250,000.00​
Texas FY21 RESTORE PLANNING Assistance Master Plan (BKT 1) 02/18/2022 $2,372,845.00
Texas FY20 RESTORE Workforce Development (Bkt 1) 04/29/2020 $14,970,126.00
Texas FY20 RESTORE Promotion of Tourism BKT 1 04/29/2020 $15,610,776.00
​Texas ​FY19 RESTORE Flood Protection Program ​06/26/2019 $27,353,506.00​
​Texas ​FY19 RESTORE Restoration and Protection Program ​04/30/2019 $31,379,865.00
Vermilion Parish Freshwater Bayou Canal 07/30/2020 $508,037.00
Wakulla County Retrofit of Lift Station #76 Phase I 07/21/2020 $300,663.12
​Wakulla County ​Retrofit of Existing Train at Otter Creek WWTP ​04/25/2019 $3,161,722.50
Walton County Coastal Dune Lake Hydrologic Restoration Project 10 02/08/2022 $1,175,396.16
Walton County Plant Removal and Habitat Improvement in Walton County's Rare Coastal Dune Lakes project 3 06/09/2021 $113,000.00
Walton County Walton Works Training Center of Excellence 09/23/2020 $1,504,494.30
Walton County US 331 Water and Sewer Infrastructure - Phase 1 05/29/2020 $3,018,556.92
Walton County Sustainable Economic Matrix and Master Plan ​06/26/2019 $112,877.39
Walton County Stormwater Projects - Mack Bayou Road ​05/16/2019  $738,387.00
Walton County ​Old Town of Santa Rosa TMDL Water Quality Restoration, Phase 1 11/26/2018 $594,506.37
​Walton County ​Muscogee Nation of Florida Micro Farm Agritourism Project ​07/05/2018 ​$543,840.00

CLOSED Direct Component Awards (34 Closed awards)

​Eligible Entity Project Title​ / Description ​Date of Award Award Amount
Alabama Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 02/07/2018 $174,159.00
Bay County Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 06/16/2016 $62,617.42
Charlotte County Harbor Walk 06/26/2018 $225,041.61
Charlotte County Restoring Bay Scallops in Charlotte Harbor 11/23/2016 $107,605.02
Charlotte County Restoring Impaired Waters of Charlotte Harbor 0​9/26/2016 $0.00
Escambia County Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 03/13/2017 $415,850.11
Franklin County Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 07/14/2016 $176,966.14
Gulf County Gulf County Public Safety Center
03/28/2019
$1,210,000.00
Gulf County Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 11/12/2015 $499,221.00​
Lafourche Parish Planning Assistance for the Barataria Marsh Creation and Ridge Restoration Project 03/01/2017 $434,760.00
Lafourche Parish Planning Assistance for the Grand Bayou Freshwater Reintroduction Restoration Project 03/01/2017 $79,869.00
Levy County Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 04/26/2016 $54,443.98​​
​Livingston Parish ​Amite River Coastal Wetlands Restoration Phase 1 Planning ​11/30/2018​ $0.00​
Mississippi
Improved Fiber Optic Infrastructure – Planning Activities
06/23/2017 $45,036.22
Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi Oyster Hatchery and Research Center – Planning 12/14/2017 $74,298.50
Mississippi Accreditation Support for William Carey School of Pharmacy 08/25/2017 $985,903.99
Mississippi Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 08/06/2015 $372,568.62​
​Orleans Parish ​Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan ​08/23/2018 $0.00
Pasco County
​Sunwest Park
08/25/2021 $220,020.43
​Pasco County ​Orange Lake ​02/27/2017 ​$103,000.00
Pinellas County Planning Assistance for funds to establish and sustain an ocean-atmosphere observation site in support of other RESTORE Act eligible activities 06/16/2016 $233,780.27
Santa Rosa County Gulf Coast Discovery Center, Phase I 11/16/2017 $108,988.77
Santa Rosa County ​Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan ​11/23/2016 $108,000.00​
St. John the Baptist Lake Pontchartrain Breakwater and Shoreline Protection 08/28/2018 $0.00​​
Tangipahoa Parish Highway 51 Greenway planning and study from City of Ponchatoula southward to Pass Manchac 03/01/2018 $70,112.77
Tangipahoa Parish Planning Assistance for the Rock Jetty Plan and Study Project 02/27/2018 $20,618.56
Tangipahoa Parish​ Construction Activities for Tangipahoa Parish Lee's Landing Boat Launch Repair-Reconstruction ​ 04/22/2016 $341,106.28​
​Tangipahoa Parish ​​Planning Assistance for a Dredging Feasibility Study on the Mouth of Tangipahoa River Access to Lake Pontchartrain ​​02/08/2016 ​$25,000.00
​Texas ​​​Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan ​03/24/2017 $243,339.72
Vermilion Parish Closure of Two Breaches, North Shore of Vermilion Bay​ 03/19/2018 $415,704.27
Wakulla County Planning Assistance to Develop a Multiyear Implementation Plan 04/25/2017 $46,594.59
Walton County Artificial Reef Construction - Miramar/Frangista 04/24/2019 $92,275.44
Walton County Western Lake Drainage Improvement Project 09/25/2018 $436,045.05