Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) FY 2018

The summary for the Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) FY 2018 grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Golden Field Office, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) FY 2018: The FOA will support early-stage research that spans the Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) portfolio, seeking to advance both solar photovoltaic (PV) and concentrating solar thermal power (CSP) technologies and to facilitate the swift integration of those technologies into the nation's electricity grid. It also is designed to support efforts that prepare the workforce for the solar industry's future needs. The FOA is organized into the following high level Topic Areas: Topic 1: Advanced Solar Systems Integration Technologies describes SETO research priorities in the seamless integration of high penetrations of solar energy onto the nation's electricity grid. Topic 2: Concentrating Solar Thermal Power Research and Development describes SETO research priorities that support solar technologies that focus sunlight to generate and store high-temperature heat for electricity generation and other end uses. Topic 3: Photovoltaic Research and Development describes SETO research priorities that support the further development of photovoltaic technologies that improve system reliability, annual energy yield, demonstrate performance of novel PV devices and develop new PV materials. Topic 4: Improving and Expanding the Solar Industry through Workforce Initiatives describes SETO research priorities that support solar workforce development.
Federal Grant Title: Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) FY 2018
Federal Agency Name: Golden Field Office (DOE-GFO)
Grant Categories: Energy
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: DE-FOA-0001840
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 81.087
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: June 26th, 2018
Original Application Deadline: June 26th, 2018
Posted Date: April 17th, 2018
Creation Date: April 17th, 2018
Archive Date: April 17th, 2019
Total Program Funding: $2
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $2
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $1
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Last Updated: April 17th, 2018
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
DOE/NNSA and non-DOE/NNSA FFRDCs may be proposed as a Subrecipient on another entity's application subject to the following guidelines: 1. Authorization for non-DOE/NNSA FFRDCs The Federal agency sponsoring the FFRDC must authorize in writing the use of the FFRDC on the proposed project and this authorization must be submitted with the application. The use of a FFRDC must be consistent with its authority under its award. 2. Authorization for DOE/NNSA FFRDCs The cognizant Contracting Officer for the FFRDC must authorize in writing the use of the FFRDC on the proposed project and this authorization must be submitted with the application. The following wording is acceptable for this authorization: Authorization is granted for the [Enter Laboratory Name] Laboratory to participate in the proposed project. The work proposed for the laboratory is consistent with or complementary to the missions of the laboratory, and will not adversely impact execution of the DOE assigned programs at the laboratory. 3. Value/Funding The value of and funding for the FFRDC portion of the work will not normally be included in the award to a successful applicant. Usually, DOE will fund a DOE/NNSA FFRDC contractor through the DOE field work proposal system and non-DOE/NNSA FFRDC through an interagency agreement with the sponsoring agency. 4. Cost Share Although the FFRDC portion of the work is usually excluded from the award to a successful applicant, the applicant's cost share requirement will be based on the total cost of the project, including the applicant's and the FFRDC's portions of the project. 5. Responsibility The Prime Recipient will be the responsible authority regarding the settlement and satisfaction of all contractual and administrative issues including, but not limited to disputes and claims arising out of any agreement between the Prime Recipient and the FFRDC contractor. 6. Limit on FFRDC Effort The FFRDC effort, in aggregate, shall not exceed 49.9% of the total estimated cost of the project, including the applicant's and the FFRDC's portions of the effort.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/Default.aspx#FoaId731692d0-c60d-42e0-a6ff-617ce4510d77
Grant Announcement Contact
Clay L. Pfrangle
SETO.FOA@ee.doe.gov

SETO FOA email
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