American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA)

Department of Energy (DoE)

Archived Solicitations

Applications of Nuclear Science and Technology; Due date: May 6, 2009

Transportation Electrification; Due date: May 13, 2009

R & D on Alternative Isotope Production Techniques; Due date: May 15, 2009

Electric Drive Vehicle Battery & Component Manufacturing Initiative; Due date: May 19, 2009

Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E); Due date: June 2, 2009 DEADLINE EXTENDED to: June 10, 2009

Demonstration of Integrated Biorefinery Operations; Due date: June 30, 2009
NOTE: This is a limited submission opportunity which has already been run internally.

Deployment of Combined Heat and Power Systems, District Energy Systems, Waste Energy Recovery Systems, and Efficient Industrial Equipment; Due date: July 14, 2009

Energy Efficient Information and Communication Technology; Due date: July 21, 2009

Geothermal Technologies Program; Due date: July 22, 2009

Regional Sequestration Technology Training; Due date: July 22, 2009

Wind Energy Consortia between Institutions of Higher Learning and Industry; Due date: July 29, 2009; LIMITED SUBMISSION

Solar Market Transformation - Topic 2; Due date: July 30, 2009

High Penetration Solar Deployment; Due date: July 30

Site Characterization of Promising Geologic Formations for CO2 Storage; Due date: August 3, 2009

Geothermal Technologies Program: Ground Source Heat Pumps; Due date: July 16 (LOI), August 6, 2009 (Proposal)

Carbon Capture and Sequestration from Industrial Sources and Innovative Concepts for Beneficial CO2 Use; Due date: August 7, 2009

Solid-State Lighting Core Technologies- Round VI; Due date: August 10, 2009

Large Wind Turbine Drivetrain Testing Facility; Due date: July 15 (LOI), August 6, 2009 (Proposal) NOTE: dates have been extended to July 22 (LOI) and August 13 (Proposal)

Geologic Sequestration Training and Research; Due date: August 11, 2009

Solid-State Lighting Product Development - Round VI; Due date: August 17, 2009

Advanced Energy Efficient Building Technologies; Due date: August 18, 2009

Building America Energy Efficient Housing Partnerships; Due date: August 24, 2009

Solid State Lighting U.S. Manufacturing - Round 1; Due date: August 24, 2009

Clean Coal Power Initiative - Round 3 (ARRA, Recovery Act); Due date: August 24, 2009

Smart Grid Demonstrations; Due date: August 26, 2009

Early Career Research Program; Due date: September 1, 2009. Eligibility notes: PI must be untenured Assistant Professor on tenure track by Sept. 1 and having received a doctorate no earlier than 1999. One submission per PI per year and no more than three total submissions per PI.

Training Program Development for Commercial Building Equipment Technicians, Building Operators, and Energy Commissioning Agents/Auditors; Due date: September 1, 2009

Systems Level Technology Development, Integration,and Demonstration for Efficient Class 8 Trucks (SuperTruck) and Advanced Technology Powertrains For Light-Duty Vehicles (ATP-LD); Due date: September 9, 2009

Expansion of Infrastructure for Higher Ethanol Blends; Due date: October 4, 2009

Workforce Training for the Electric Power Sector; Due date: November 11, 2009

Innovative Materials and Processes for Advanced Carbon Capture Technology; Due date: January 15, 2010 (concept paper); Anticipated Early March (Full Application)

Batteries for Electrical Energy Storage in Transportation; Due date: January 15, 2010 (concept paper); Anticipated Early March (Full Application)

Grid-Scale Rampable Dispatchable Storage (GRIDS); Due date: April 2, 2010.

Building Energy Efficiency Through Innovative Thermodevices (BEETIT); Due date: April 2, 2010.

Agile Delivery of Electrical Power Technology (ADEPT); Deadline: April 2, 2010

Stimulus Working Groups

Four groups have been established by the OVPR to assist faculty interested in disciplinary ARRA funding opportunities. Visit the links below for these areas.

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