The Rare Earth Security Activities Program is designed to conduct a program of research and development to improve the security of rare earth elements.
Industry Partners and Academic Institutions
Period of Availability:
Available until expended
(A) Development and assessment of advanced separation technologies for the extraction and recovery of rare earth elements and other critical materials from coal and coal byproducts; and
(B) Determine if there are, and mitigate, any potential environmental or public health impacts that could arise from the recovery of rare earth elements from coal-based resources.
Estimated application opening date, 1st quarter 2023