The STRIDE Collaborative is a public-private partnership dedicated to reducing diesel emissions and improving public health in the eight southeastern states.
2021 National DERA RFA Now Open!
EPA anticipates awarding approximately $46 million in competitive grant funding under the Diesel Emissions Reductions Act (DERA) National Grants Program. The program is soliciting applications nationwide for projects that achieve significant reductions in diesel emissions and exposure, particularly from fleets operating in areas designated by the Administrator as poor air quality areas.

Application packages must be submitted electronically through no later than Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. (ET) to be considered for funding.
2021 Low-No Program Now Open!
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of $180 million of Fiscal Year 2021 funds for the purchase or lease of low or no emission vehicles as well as related equipment or facilities and workforce development training. Synopses and full announcement are posted on as opportunity FTA-2021-001-LowNo. Proposals must be submitted electronically through the website by 11:59 PM Eastern Time on 4/12/2021.
STRIDE Collaborative Virtual Conference
Thank You For Attending!
Slides and Recordings have now been posted at the link below:
Share Your Success Stories
Got a success story, event, or webinar that you would like to share with the collaborative? Send an e-mail with the details to and it may be featured on our website.
STRIDE Collaborative
The STRIDE Collaborative (formerly the SEDC) is part of EPA’s National Clean Diesel Campaign, a program combining regulatory measures with voluntary initiatives to reduce the pollution emitted from diesel engines across the country.
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