Carolina Counties Article: SC RIA Announces Sept. 12 Deadline for SCIIP/ARPA Grants

The S.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority (SC RIA) recently announced that Sept. 12, 2022, is the application deadline for S.C. Infrastructure Investment Program (SCIIP) and 2021 American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grants.

SCIIP is a major one-time initiative to improve water, wastewater, and stormwater systems throughout the State using $900 million in federal funds allocated by ARPA. SCIIP offers a unique opportunity to make long-term capital improvements that will strengthen critical services to residents and businesses across the State, create more resilient communities, and build the capacity to support future opportunities for growth and economic development.

For more information, call SC RIA at (803) 737-0390 or visit