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EERE Archived Funding Opportunities

DE-FOA-0001644: State Energy Program 2017 Competitive Awards DE-FOA-0001644

Limited to State Energy Offices (defined as the 50 states, the District of Columbia and five territories).
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s (EERE) State Energy Program (SEP) seeks applications to advance policies, programs, and market strategies that advance affordable and reliable energy to promote economic growth and energy security for the nation. This competitive Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) allows States (which includes the District of Columbia and five territories) to compete for funding designed to meet SEP’s goals to enhance energy security, advance state-led energy initiatives, and maximize the benefits of decreasing energy waste. Specifically, this FOA includes three Areas of Interest: State Energy Planning, Innovative Opportunities for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EE/RE) Practices, and Technical Assistance to Advance SEP Formula Grant EE/RE Activities.

Refer to the document DE-FOA-0001644 State Energy Program 2017 Competitive Awards Full Text, page 21 for the list of the Application Content Requirements, Components i. - xii.

INFORMATIONAL WEBINAR

October 24, 2017 - Tuesday (repeated Wednesday, October 25, 2017)

APPLICATION WORKSHOP

October 26, 2017 - Thursday

Slides and Audio: Open the files under the documents section below.


QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

Open the excel sheet under the documents section below.


APPENDIX C LINKS DO NOT FUNCTION IN THE PDF VERSION OF THE FOA

REFER THE Q&A SPREAD SHEET FOR THE ACTIVE LINKS









Documents

  • DE-FOA-0001644 State Energy Program Competitive Awards Full Text (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 05:06 PM ET)
  • Tuesday and Wednesday - Informational SLIDES pdf (Last Updated: 10/27/2017 05:05 PM ET)
  • Tuesday and Wednesday - Informational AUDIO word (Last Updated: 10/27/2017 05:06 PM ET)
  • Thursday - Application Workshop SLIDES pdf (Last Updated: 10/27/2017 02:05 PM ET)
  • Thursday - Application Workshop AUDIO word (Last Updated: 10/27/2017 02:07 PM ET)
  • Open this to view the Q&A excel sheet. (Last Updated: 1/10/2018 11:00 AM ET)

Required Application Documents

Pursuant to the FOA, Applicants are required to submit the "Required Application Documents" with their Application. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed or considered.

View Required Application Documents

Full Application

  • SF-424 Application for Federal Assistance (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 03:54 PM ET)
  • Budget Justification Workbook (EERE 335) (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 03:57 PM ET)
  • Subaward Budget Justification, if applicable (EERE 335) (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 03:58 PM ET)
  • 2017 State Energy Assessment(s) (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 04:00 PM ET)
  • 2017 Summary Tables Template (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 04:01 PM ET)
  • 2017 Milestone Summary Table Template (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 04:03 PM ET)
  • SF-LLL Disclosure of Lobbying Activities (Last Updated: 10/16/2017 04:11 PM ET)

Contact Information

Submission Deadlines

  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 1/11/2018 5:00 PM ET