Title: Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement
Opening Date: 01/21/2016
Closing Date: 03/28/2016
Funding Opportunity Announcement: DE-FOA-0001384
Contract Specialist: Jacqulyn Wilson

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing, on behalf of the Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO), Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) No. DE-FOA-0001384, entitled  Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Vehicle Technologies Program Wide Funding Opportunity Announcement.”



This FOA supports a broad portfolio of advanced highway transportation technologies that reduce petroleum consumption and greenhouse gas emission, while meeting or exceeding vehicle performance and cost expectations.  Projects will focus on reducing the cost and improving the performance of a mix of near-and-long-term vehicle technologies.  Activities will contribute to achieving the goals of the EV Everywhere Grand Challenge, with a focus on accelerating the development of advanced batteries, power electronics, and lightweight materials technologies, while also supporting technology development to reduce petroleum consumption through advancements in combustion engines, alternative fuels, and other enabling technologies.  The FOA also supports Clean Cities initiatives to overcome market barriers.


The full Funding Opportunity Announcement is posted on the EERE eXCHANGE website at  Applications must be submitted through the EERE eXCHANGE website to be considered for award. 
Information on where to submit questions regarding the content of the announcement and where to submit questions regarding submission of applications is found in the full FOA posted on the EERE Exchange website.