Category/Topic
Agriculture, Environment
State or Federal?
Federal
Summary
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) announces a notice of availability of funds for financial assistance to accelerate research and development related to the production of affordable and sustainable non-food energy crops that can be used as feedstocks for the production of price-competitive biofuels and bioproducts. This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) supports EERE’s performance metrics to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil, increase the viability and affordability of renewable energy technologies and processes, and spur growth in the domestic bioeconomy.
Eligible Entities
Academic Institutions, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, Private Corporations, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Eligible applicants include individuals (U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents) and domestic entities, which include for-profit entities, educational institutions, nonprofit organizations, and state, local, and tribal government entities.
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Jun 27, 2018
Due Date Notes
Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent by 5:00pm ET on May 30, 2018 to be eligible to submit a Full Application. 

The deadline to submit a full application is June 27, 2018.
Most Recent RFP Release Date
May 03, 2018
Min Award
$2,500,000
Max Award
$5,000,000
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
$5,000,000
# of Awards
3-6
Annual or Multi-Year?
Annual
Match Required?
Yes
Match Notes
There is a minimum 20% cost share for total allowable costs for research and development projects.
Funder
Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Total Amount Available for All Grants
$15,000,000
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