Current Financial Opportunities

Current hydrogen-related funding opportunities through the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Fuel Cell Technologies Office are listed below. The Fuel Cell Technologies Office offers opportunities for both financial and technical assistance.

To explore current financial opportunity solicitations, click on the opportunity titles in the table below. To sort the list, click on the arrows in the column headings.

Technology Solicitation Title Open Date Close Date
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent to Issue FOA: Fuel Cell Technologies Incubator: Innovations in Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Fuels Technologies
EERE Fuel Cell Technologies Office
03/04/2014 Not Available
Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Notice of Intent to Issue Funding Opportunity Announcement "Clean Energy Supply Chain and Manufacturing Competitiveness Analysis for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies"
EERE Fuel Cell Technologies Office
04/15/2014 Not Available

Although the Fuel Cell Technologies Office attempts to maintain current information on these solicitations, the official source for funding information is If inconsistencies exist between this site and, should be considered correct.

All DOE-funded proposals for hydrogen-related solicitations must include a preliminary safety plan, and all funded projects must complete a more detailed safety plan as part of the project. For details, see Safety Planning Guidance for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Projects (PDF 297 KB), April 2010. Download Adobe Reader.

For information about the application process, see How to Apply.

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