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VW Settlement

Posted on: December 14, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 2nd Round of Funding Available for VW Settlement


The South Carolina Department of Insurance (SCDOI), as the lead agency for the State of South Carolina, is seeking to award up to approximately $24,622,804 in funding under the state’s allocation for the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust (EMT). This represents the remainder of the state’s share of the EMT after accounting for funds awarded under the Round 1 Funding Award. 

Applications must be submitted electronically via email to and must be received by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on Friday, February 26, 2021. Additional details are available in the Application Manual.

Application Materials:
Application Manual
Application Template (Word document)
Application Template - Bus Details (Excel file)

More information about South Carolina's implementation of the EMT is available online at

All communications relating to this request for applications must be submitted in writing via email to or via mail or hand delivery to:

South Carolina Department of Insurance
Attn: Kendall Buchanan
1201 Main Street, Suite 1000
Columbia, South Carolina 29201

SCDOI's EMT Website
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