The Energy Security Grand Challenge includes funding opportunities from participating offices at the U.S. Department of Energy.

Open Funding Opportunities

Closed Funding Opportunities

Office Title FOA# More info Closing date
Office of Electricity (OE) Storage Innovations: 2030 Technology Liftoff DE-FOA-0003020 Storage Innovations 2030: Technology Liftoff 9/15/2023
Office of Electricity (OE) Energy Storage Demonstration and Validation DE-FOA-0003036 Opportunity: Energy Storage Demonstration and Validation 9/15/2023
Offices of Technology Transitions (OTT), Clean Energy Demonstrations (OCED), and Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Voucher Program N/A DOE Announces New $27.5M Voucher Program to Bring Innovative Energy Technologies to Market 9/26/2023
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy FY2020 Advanced Vehicle Technologies Research DE-FOA-0002197 DOE Announces $139 Million in Funding for 55 Projects to Advance Innovative Vehicle Technologies 4/28/2020
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy FY 2020 H2@Scale New Markets DE-FOA-0002229 Energy Department Announces Approximately $64M in Funding for 18 Projects to Advance H2@Scale 5/4/2020
Office of Fossil Energy Energy Storage for Fossil Power Generation DE-FOA-0002332 DOE Invests Nearly $7.6 Million to Develop Energy Storage Projects 8/13/2020
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy FY2020 AMO Critical Materials FOA: Next-Generation Technologies and Field Validation DE-FOA-0002322 Energy Department Selects 15 Projects to Advance Critical Material Innovations 8/19/2020
Office of Fossil Energy Design Development and System Integration Design Studies for Coal FIRST Concepts DE-FOA-0002180 U.S. Department of Energy Coal FIRST Initiative Invests $80 Million in Net-Zero Carbon Electricity and Hydrogen Plants 8/26/2020
Office of Technology Transitions Energy Program For Innovation Clusters (EPIC) DE-FOA-0002425 EPIC Program to Support Hardware Development and Testing in Regional Innovation Clusters 12/10/2020
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Connected Communities DE-FOA-0002206 DOE Invests $61 Million for Smart Buildings that Accelerate Renewable Energy Adoption and Grid Resilience 3/3/2021
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies R&D FY2021 DE-FOA-0002446 Energy Department Announces $33 Million to Advance Hydrogen and Fuel Cell R&D and the H2@Scale Vision 3/8/2021
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy FY2021 Vehicle Technologies Office Research Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0002420 DOE Awards $60 Million to Accelerate Advancements in Zero-Emissions Vehicles 4/7/2021
Office of Nuclear Energy U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology Development DE-FOA-0001817 Apply for Funding Opportunity to Advance Technologies Integrating Hydrogen and Nuclear Power 5/28/2021
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy DOE Invests $27 Million in Battery Storage Technology and to Increase Storage Access DE-FOA-0002453 DOE Invests $27 Million in Battery Storage Technology and to Increase Storage Access 6/30/2021
Office of Electricity (OE) Energy Storage Social Equity Initiative Technical Assistance Energy Storage for Social Equity Initiative | PNNL 12/3/2021
Office of Science Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program FY22 Phase 1 Release 2 Topics DE-FOA-0002572 Small Business Innovation Research D40(SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program FY22 Phase 1 Release 2 Topics 2/2/2022
The Office of Manufacturing and Energy Supply Chains (MESC) and Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Bipartisan Infrastructure Law - Battery Materials Processing and Battery Manufacturing Funding Opportunity Announcement DE-FOA-0002678 Biden Administration Announces $3.16 Billion from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to Boost Domestic Battery Manufacturing and Supply Chains 7/1/2022
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Bipartisan Infrastructure Law - Electric Drive Vehicle Battery Recycling and Second-Life Applications DE-FOA-0002680 Biden Administration Announces $3.16 Billion from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to Boost Domestic Battery Manufacturing and Supply Chains 7/19/2022
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy FY2022 Renewables Advancing Community Energy Resilience DE-FOA-0002957 Funding Notice: Renewables Advancing Community Energy Resilience (RACER) 7/25/2022
Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) Electric Vehicles For American Low-Carbon Living (EVS4ALL) DE-FOA-0002760 DOE Announces $45 Million to Develop More Efficient Electric Vehicle Batteries 9/19/2022
Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations (OCED) Long Duration Energy Storage Demonstrations Lab Call DE-LC-000L099 Long Duration Energy Storage Initiative and Joint Program 11/2/2022
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006: Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low Impact DE-FOA-0002731 Biden-Harris-Administration-Announces-28-Million-Advance-and-Deploy-Hydropower-Technology 12/1/2022
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 40334: Pumped Storage Hydropower Wind and Solar Integration and System Reliability Initiative DE-FOA-0002802 Biden-Harris-Administration-Announces-28-Million-Advance-and-Deploy-Hydropower-Technology 12/15/2022
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Buildings Energy Efficiency Frontiers & Innovation Technologies (Benefit) ? 2022/2023 Topic 3: Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) DE-FOA-0002788 BTO Releases BENEFIT 2022/23 Funding Opportunity for Innovations that Electrify, Optimize, and Decarbonize Building Operations 2/7/2023
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Section 41006. Water Power Projects: Innovative Technologies To Enable Low Impact Hydropower And Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth DE-FOA-0002731 Funding Notice: Bipartisan Infrastructure Law: Innovative Technologies to Enable Low-Impact Hydropower and Pumped Storage Hydropower Growth 3/6/2023
Office of Science Energy Innovation Hub Program: Research to Enable Next-Generation Batteries and Energy Storage DE-FOA-0002923 Department of Energy Announces $125 Million for Research to Enable Next-Generation Batteries and Energy Storage 3/9/2023
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) National Laboratory Call for Proposals Strengthening Domestic Capabilities in Solid-State and Flow Battery Manufacturing DE-LC-0000027 Department of Energy Issues $16M Lab Call to Strengthen Domestic Capabilities in Solid-State and Flow Battery Manufacturing 5/12/2023