Topics for the Department of Energy FY 2024 SBIR/STTR Phase I Release 2 Funding Opportunity Announcement have been issued and are available on their website. The following DOE program offices are participating in this solicitation:
Office of of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response (CESER)
Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation (NNSA)
Office of Electricity (OE)
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM)
Office of Nuclear Energy (NE)
Upcoming Topics Webinar
Please register for one or all of the DOE FY 2024 Phase I Release 2 SBIR/STTR Topics webinars and hear directly from the DOE Topic Managers as they briefly provide insight into their respective topics.
Webinar 1: CESER, OE and FECM Topics (1, 9-10 & 23-28) Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at 2 PM EDT: Register by clicking here
Webinar 2: EERE Topics (11-22) Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 2 PM EDT: Register by clicking here
Webinar 3: NNSA and NE Topics (2-8 & 29-30) Thursday, November 16 at 2 PM EDT: Register by clicking here
These webinars are scheduled for 90 minutes or less and during registration you will be able to submit questions in advance as well as during each webinar. If you cannot attend the live webinars, each webinar will be recorded and available on the DOE website under "Funding Opportunities".
Funding Opportunity Announcement Webinar
DOE will hold a webinar to discuss the FY 2024 SBIR/STTR Phase I Release 2 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) and application process on Friday, December 15, 2023. Important changes to the DOE SBIR and STTR programs for the coming year will also be addressed. Registration link will be posted on the DOE's website one week prior to the webinar.
Important Upcoming Dates
Phase 0 application assistance program opens: Monday, November 6, 2023
Funding Opportunity Announcement Issued: Monday, December 11, 2023
Letter of Intent Due Date: Wednesday, January 3, 2024 at 5 PM EDT
Non-responsive LOI Feedback Provided: Tuesday, January 23, 2024
Application Due Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 11:59 PM EDT
Award Notification Date: Monday, May 20, 2024*
Start of Grant Budget Period: Monday, July 1, 2024*
*Dates Subject to Change
If you would like to participate in our Department of Energy SBIR Funding Lab, please fill out an application.