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EERE Archived Funding Opportunities

DE-FOA-0000951: Vehicle Technologies Alternative Fuel Vehicle Deployment Initiatives Funding Opportunity Announcement

The objective of this FOA is to create and implement high impact and highly innovative approaches to increase the acceptance and deployment of Alternative Fuel Vehicles (AFVs).  This will be accomplished in part by funding three different Areas of Interest (AOI) which focus on: AFV-use demonstrations via hands-on experiences, safety-related training, and emergency preparedness.

EERE anticipates that many different projects will be proposed and encourages new and innovative approaches that are projected to have a high impact.  The alternative fuel types to be addressed under this FOA are provided at:

Concept Paper notifications were issued August 27th, 2014.  As a reminder, only applicants that submitted a concept paper will be eligible to submit a full application by the deadline of October 1, 2014 4:30 PM Eastern.    



  • DE-FOA-0000951 Vehicle Technologies Alternative Fuel Vehicle Deployment Initiatives (Last Updated: 7/16/2014 08:29 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

  • SF_424_Application_for_Federal_Assistance (Last Updated: 7/15/2014 04:34 PM ET)
  • Budget_Justification_EERE_159 (Last Updated: 7/15/2014 04:59 PM ET)
  • Subaward_Budget_Justification_EERE_159 (Last Updated: 7/15/2014 05:00 PM ET)
  • Environmental_Impact_Questionnaire (Last Updated: 7/15/2014 05:01 PM ET)
  • SF_LLL_Disclosure_of_Lobbying_Information (Last Updated: 7/15/2014 05:01 PM ET)
  • SF_424A_Budget_Information (Last Updated: 7/15/2014 05:01 PM ET)
  • Summary_Slide_Template (Last Updated: 7/16/2014 11:27 AM ET)

Submission Deadlines

  • Concept Paper Submission Deadline: 8/1/2014 4:30 PM ET
  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 10/1/2014 4:30 PM ET
  • View Full Application Reviewer Comments Period: 12/18/2014 5:00 PM ET – 12/29/2014 5:00 PM ET