Eligible Applicants are municipalities, townships, counties, park districts, conservation districts and forest preserve districts within ComEd’s service territory in the following counties: Boone, Bureau, Carroll, Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Ford, Grundy, Henry, Iroquois, Jo Daviess, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, LaSalle, Lee, Livingston, Marshall, McHenry, Ogle, Rock Island, Stephenson, Whiteside, Will, Winnebago and Woodford. Please check that your community is located in the service territory before applying.
Past grantees are eligible to reapply only if they have fully completed their grant requirements, including but not limited to submitting their final grant report.
Non-profit organizations and all other units of government not listed above (such as schools, school districts, and housing authorities) are not eligible to apply but are strongly encouraged to partner on joint projects with an Eligible Applicant. Please see the Program FAQ for more information about eligibility.
Eligible Applicants must be in good standing with ComEd related to provision of utilities.
Timeline – 2020 Grants Cycle
- January 17 (9am): Grants Cycle opens.
- March 13 (5pm): Application Deadline
- Late June–Early July: Notifications Sent to all Applicants
Grantees are responsible for reviewing all of the program materials to ensure their projects and final grant reports meet the terms of the ComEd Green Region program.