U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is soliciting proposals for cost-shared projects to develop innovative industry-driven reactors designs and technologies to advance nuclear power in America.
The Department has already invested more than $58 million in 8 projects, with additional funding of approximately $40 million still available for FY18.
This funding opportunity is open for a five-year period. Applications will be accepted on a year-round basis with selections announced every quarter.
In order to meet quarterly reviews, applications should be submitted by 5 p.m. (ET) on the following dates:
- July 31
- October 31
Future funding is subject to congressional appropriations.
Funding pathways include:
First-of-a-Kind (FOAK) Nuclear Demonstration Readiness Projects
Advanced Reactor Development Projects
Regulatory Assistance Grants
Provide direct support for resolving design regulatory issues, regulatory review of licensing topical reports or papers, and other efforts focused on obtaining certification and licensing approvals for advanced reactor designs and capabilities.
Full funding details can be found HERE.