Fuel Cell Technologies Office Closed Funding Opportunities

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Closed funding opportunities from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) Fuel Cell Technologies Office are listed below. Since 2003, DOE has awarded funding to a number of science and research projects to support research, development, and demonstration of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies. Find information about open funding opportunities.

Learn about FCTO funding by state for fiscal years 2013–2017.

The following funding opportunities are listed by fiscal year (FY) and title. When available, there is a link to the original solicitation and to the selection announcement or project details.

FY 2018

FY18 Hydrogen and Fuel Cell R&D FOA
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0001874
View projects selected for negotiation
Selection announcement

FY 2017

FY 2017 Fuel Cell Technologies Office Annual Funding Opportunity Announcement
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0001647
View projects selected for negotiation
Selection announcement

FY 2016

Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Research, Development, and Demonstrations
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0001412
Projects selected for negotiation: City of San Francisco; Strategic Analysis, Inc.; 3M Company; United Technologies Research Center (UTRC); Vanderbilt University; General Motors; Argonne National Laboratory; Pennsylvania State University; University of Hawaii, Manoa; University of Missouri, St. Louis; Ceramatec Inc.; Fuel Cell Energy, Inc.; Giner, Inc.; Greenway Energy, LLC; Sandia National Laboratories; Vencore Services and Solutions
Selection announcements from May 20, 2016, July 6, 2016, and July 12, 2016

FY 2015

Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies Research, Development, and Demonstrations
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0001224
Projects selected for negotiation: Oregon State University; 3M Company; General Motors LLC; National Renewable Energy Laboratory; Illinois Institute of Technology; Ivys Inc.; Automated Dynamics; Electricore, Inc.; US Hybrid Corporation; The City of Ithaca
Selection announcement

FY 2014

Fuel Cell Technologies Incubator: Innovations in Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Fuel Technologies
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000966
Projects selected for negotiation: Proton Energy Systems; Advent Technologies, Inc.; Giner, Inc.; Versa Power Systems; University of New Mexico; University of California, Irvine; University of Delaware; Northeastern University; Gas Technology Institute; Center for Transportation and the Environment; Virginia Tech
Selection announcement

Clean Energy Supply Chain and Manufacturing Competitiveness Analysis for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000854
Projects selected for negotiation: Ohio Fuel Cell Coalition; James Madison University; GLWN/Westside Industrial Retention and Expansion Network and Subsidiary
Selection announcement

FY 2013

Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric Medium Duty Trucks, Roof-top Backup Power, and Advanced Hydrogen Refueling Components
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000828
Projects selected for negotiation: Center for Transportation and the Environment; FedEx Express; Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.; Sprint
Selection announcement

Research and Development for Hydrogen Storage
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000827
Projects selected for negotiation: Materia Inc.; PPG Industries, Inc.; Sandia National Laboratories; Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Ardica Technologies, Inc.; HRL Laboratories, LLC; University of Michigan; Texas A&M University; California Institute of Technology; Ames Laboratory
Selection announcements from May 2014 and April 2015

Hydrogen Production Research and Development
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000826
Projects selected for negotiation: FuelCell Energy Inc.; Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; National Renewable Energy Laboratory; University of Hawaii; Sandia National Laboratories; University of Colorado
Selection announcement

Hydrogen Delivery Technologies
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000821
Projects selected for negotiation: Southwest Research Institute; Nuvera Fuel Cells, Inc.; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Wiretough Cylinders LLC
Selection announcement

FY 2012

Hydrogen Pathway Analyses
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000748
Projects selected for negotiation: Strategic Analysis, Inc.
Selection announcement

Fuel Cell Powered Airport Ground Support Equipment Deployment
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000701
Projects selected for negotiation: Plug Power

Validation of Hydrogen Refueling Station Performance and Advanced Refueling Components
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000626
Projects selected for negotiation: Gas Technology Institute; Proton Energy Systems; California Air Resources Board; California State University Los Angeles University Auxiliary Services, Inc.
Selection announcement

Light-Duty Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Validation Data
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000625
Projects selected for negotiation: Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc.; Mercedes-Benz Research and Development, North America, Inc.; General Motors LLC; Electricore, Inc.

FY 2011

Research and Development of Fuel Cells for Stationary and Transportation Applications
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000360
Projects selected for negotiation: 3M; Eaton Corporation
Selection announcement

Research and Development for Hydrogen Storage
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000421
Projects selected for negotiation: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; HRL Laboratories, LLC; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; University of Oregon
Selection announcement

Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Storage System Cost Analyses
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000420
Projects selected for negotiation: Directed Technologies, Inc.; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Battelle Memorial Institute
Selection announcement

FY 2010

Liquid Carrier Technology for Hydrogen Storage or Delivery
Solicitation: DE-FOA-0000380

FY 2009

DOE Awards $113 Million for Fuel Cell R&D
Selected projects

Hydrogen Storage Engineering Center of Excellence
Selected projects

Recovery Act: Fuel Cell Market Transformation Projects
Selected projects

Learn more about the Recovery Act.

FY 2008

Administration of H-Prize for Hydrogen Storage
Selected projects

Hydrogen Education Development Funding Opportunity
Selected projects

Manufacturing Research and Development for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Systems
Selected projects

Research and Development for Hydrogen Production and Delivery Technology
Selected projects

Research and Development for On-Board Vehicular Hydrogen Storage
Selected projects

FY 2007

Research and Development of Fuel Cell Technologies
Selected projects

Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Analysis: Lessons Learned from Stationary Power Generation
Selected projects

Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Analysis: Environmental Impacts of Hydrogen Systems
Selected projects

FY 2006

Codes and Standards for the Hydrogen Economy
Selected projects

Effects of a Transition to a Hydrogen Economy on Employment in the United States
Selected projects

High-Temperature, Low-Relative Humidity Polymer-Type Membranes
Selected projects

Lab Call for Research and Development for On-Board Vehicular Hydrogen Storage
Selected projects

Research and Development for On-Board Vehicular Hydrogen Storage
Selected projects

FY 2005

Hydrogen Production and Delivery Research
Selected projects

FY 2004

The Grand Challenge Hydrogen Storage "Centers of Excellence"
Selected projects

Vehicle and Infrastructure "Learning Demonstrations"
Selected projects

Portable Power, Auxiliary Power Units, and R&D for Off-Road Fuel Cell Applications
Selected projects

Hydrogen Technology Learning Centers
Selected projects

Hydrogen Education Development
Selected projects

FY 2003

Advanced Hydrogen Fuel Cell Research
Selected projects