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DE-FOA-0001639: Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Vehicle Technologies Deployment Funding Opportunity Announcement

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) entitled “Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Vehicle Technologies Deployment Funding Opportunity Announcement.”

This FOA supports a broad portfolio of advanced highway transportation technologies that reduce petroleum consumption and improve energy efficiency while meeting or exceeding performance and cost expectations.

VTO seeks projects that catalyze the deployment of alternative fuels and energy efficient “smart” mobility systems through two (2) Areas of Interest (AOIs) – one seeking highly-leveraged, community-based alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) deployment projects, and another for “living lab” deployments of energy efficient “smart” mobility systems.


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  • DE-FOA-0001639: (FY) 2017 Vehicle Technologies Deployment FOA (Last Updated: 12/21/2016 11:48 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.

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Full Application

  • Required: Statement of Project Objectives (10 Page Limit)(Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/21/2016 10:58 AM ET)
  • Required: SF-424 (Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 12:55 PM ET)
  • Required: Budget Justification (EERE 335) (Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 01:14 PM ET)
  • Required: Summary Slide (1 Page Limit)(Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 01:11 PM ET)
  • Required: Subaward Budget Justification, if applicable (EERE 335)(Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 01:14 PM ET)
  • Budget for Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) Contractor File, if applicable (Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 01:17 PM ET)
  • Required: SF-LLL Disclosure of Lobbying Activities (Use Template) (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 01:25 PM ET)
  • Required: Environmental Questionnaire (Last Updated: 12/19/2016 01:40 PM ET)

Submission Deadlines

  • Concept Paper Submission Deadline: 2/3/2017 5:00 PM ET
  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 3/24/2017 5:00 PM ET