This page provides information about past funding opportunities that were released by the Geothermal Technologies Office.

For information about current opportunities, see the Open Opportunities page

Closed Funding Opportunities

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Funding Opportunities

APRIL10, 2021
Wells of Opportunity (WOO): Amplify II & Reamplify

Open Date: 06/10/2021
Close Date: 08/16/2021
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0002525
 

APRIL 30, 2021
Innovative Methods to Control Hydraulic Properties of Enhanced Geothermal Systems

Open Date: 04/30/2021
Close Date: 06/15/2021
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0002498

 

APRIL 28, 2021
Opportunities to Improve Geothermal Technology Cost and Performance Modeling

Open Date: 04/28/2021
Close Date: 05/28/2021
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0002524

 

APRIL 15, 2021
Building Technologies Office Laboratory CRADA Call

Open Date: 04/15/2021
Close Date: 05/14/2021
Office: Buildings Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-LC-0000008

 

FEBRUARY 4, 2020
Wells of Opportunity

Open Date: 02/04/2020
Close Date: 04/24/2020
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0002227

 

FEBRUARY 4, 2020
Hydrothermal and Low Temperature Geothermal Research

Open Date: 02/04/2020
Close Date: 05/04/2020
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0002219

 

JUNE 3, 2019
Call for Proposals to Advance Geothermal Research and Development

Open Date: 01/03/2019
Close Date: 01/31/2020
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office/GEOTHERMICA

 

MARCH 28, 2019
Subsurface Stress and Loss Circulation in Geothermal Drilling

Open Date: 03/28/2019
Close Date: 06/07/2019
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0002083

 

JULY 19, 2018
Machine Learning for Geothermal Energy

Open Date: 07/19/2018
Close Date: 11/13/2018
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001956

 

JUNE 25, 2018
Zonal Isolation for Manmade Geothermal Reservoirs

Open Date: 06/25/2018
Close Date: 07/25/2018
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001945

 

APRIL 23, 2018
Efficient Drilling for Geothermal Energy (EDGE)

Open Date: 04/23/2018
Close Date: 07/16/2018
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001880

 

JANUARY 3, 2017
Deep Direct-Use Feasibility Studies

Open Date: 11/15/2016
Close Date: 02/22/2017
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001601

 

DECEMBER 1, 2015
Mineral Recovery Phase II: Geothermal Concepts and Approaches to Validate Extraction Technologies

Open Date: 12/01/2015
Close Date: 02/29/2016
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001376

 

JULY 17, 2014
Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE)

Open Date: 07/17/2014
Close Date: 11/12/2014
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000890

 

FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Integrated Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) research and development

Open Date: 02/21/2014
Close Date: 04/30/2014
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000842

 

FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Low Temperature Geothermal Mineral Recovery Program

Open Date: 02/04/2014
Close Date: 05/02/2014
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001016

 

JANUARY 24, 2014
Geothermal Play Fairway Analysis

Open Date: 01/24/2014
Close Date: 04/11/2014
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000841

 

JANUARY 21, 2014
Energy Department Announces $3 Million to Support Clean Energy Businesses and Entrepreneurs

Open Date: 01/21/2014
Close Date: 03/21/2014
Funding Organization: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Technology-to-Market Sub-Program
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0001042

 

JANUARY 12, 2014
Federal Loan Guarantees for Advanced Fossil Energy Projects

Open Date: 01/12/2014
Close Date: 11/30/2016
Funding Organization: U.S. Department of Energy Loan Programs Office
Funding Number: DE-SOL-0006303

 

JUNE 14, 2011
Department of Energy Announces up to $70 Million to Advance Technology and Reduce Cost of Geothermal Energy

Open Date: 06/14/2011
Close Date: 07/19/2011
Office: Geothermal Technologies Office
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000522