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DE-FOA-0000980: Request for Information - Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite Manufacturing

09/25/13 - Amendment 1 extends the RFI deadline to 10/01/13. Changes are highlighted in yellow in the FOA document below.  

The purpose of this RFI is to solicit feedback from industry, academia, research laboratories, government agencies, and other stakeholders on issues related to fiber reinforced polymer composite manufacturing, specifically for continuous or discontinuous carbon and glass fiber composites with thermoset or thermoplastic matrix materials. AMO seeks information through this RFI to understand the cross-cutting manufacturing challenges that if addressed could reduce life cycle energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions (GHG), support further adoption of clean energy systems and increase U.S. manufacturing competitiveness.  This is solely a request for information and not a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA). EERE is not accepting applications.

Responses to this RFI must be submitted electronically to  with a subject line “Response to RFI” no later than 5:00pm (EDT) on October 1, 2013.   Responses must be provided as a Microsoft Word document (.docx or .doc) of no more than 8 pages in length, 12 point font, 1 inch margins as an attachment to an email.


  • Full Text: Amendment 1 to DE-FOA-0000980 Reinforced Polymer Composite Manufacturing (Last Updated: 9/25/2013 04:32 PM ET)

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Submission Deadlines

  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 10/1/2013 5:00 PM ET