You are here

Water Power Closed Funding Opportunities

This page provides a brief summary of past funding opportunities that were released by the Water Power Program. For information about current opportunities, see the Current Opportunities page.

Solicitation Title Open Date Close Date
Small Business Vouchers Pilot Program: Round Three Requests for Assistance  10/19/2016 11/14/2016
HydroNEXT FOA: Innovative Technologies to Advance Non‐Powered Dam and Pumped‐Storage Hydropower Development  7/26/2016 10/7/2016

Funding Opportunity Announcement: Wave Energy Test Facility 

8/16/2016  9/20/2016

Notice of Intent: Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy Conversion and Environmental Monitoring Technology Advancement 

2/22/2016 7/21/2016

2016 Guidance and Application for Hydroelectric Incentive Payments 

4/25/2016  5/31/2016

Funding Opportunity Announcement: Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy Conversion and Environmental Monitoring Technology Advancement

3/2/2016 5/26/2016
Request for Information: Stakeholder Input on Out-year Marine and Hydrokinetic Program Strategy 4/1/2016 4/29/2016
Small Business Vouchers Request for Assistance 3/10/2016 4/10/2016

Request for Information: Challenges and Opportunities for Non-Powered Dam and Pumped Storage Hydropower Development in the U.S. 

2/24/2016  3/18/2016
Guidance and Application for Hydroelectric Incentive Payments through the Energy Policy Act of 2005 Section 242 Program 12/16/2015 2/1/2016
Request for Information: Assistance in Target Setting and Strategic Planning for Renewable Energy Deployment at the State and Regional Level 12/18/2015 1/13/2016
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs: Innovative Very Low-head and Instream Current Water Power Turbine-Generator Technologies  11/30/2015 12/21/2015
Small Business Vouchers Pilot 9/23/2015 10/23/2015

Request for Information for Marine and Hydrokinetic Environmental Monitoring Technologies and Field Testing Opportunities

6/22/2015 8/07/2015
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Next Generation Marine Energy Systems - Durability and Survivability 04/27/2015 07/01/2015
Funding Opportunity Announcement Research and Development of Innovative Technologies for Low-Impact Hydropower Development 04/09/2015 06/15/2015
Funding Opportunity Announcement: U.S.-China Clean Energy Research Center: Energy and Water 03/04/2015 05/04/2015
Marine and Hydrokinetic Systems Performance Advancement II: Component Metric Validation Funding Opportunity Announcement 01/09/2015 03/26/2015
Request for Information on Strategy to Advance the Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy Industry 02/12/2015 03/20/2015
Energy Policy Act of 2005 Section 242 "Hydroelectric Incentive Program" 01/15/2015 02/20/2015
Laboratory and Open Water Testing of Marine and Hydrokinetic Systems Request for Information 01/14/2015 02/17/2015
Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Program Topics, FY 2015, Phase I (2 Water Power Program Topics) 11/24/2014 02/03/2015
Request for Information for Marine and Hydrokinetic Device Field Measurements 05/15/2014 06/30/2014
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Marine and Hydrokinetic Demonstrations at the Navy's Wave Energy Test Site 04/25/2014 06/11/2014
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Water Power Manufacturing 4/11/2014 6/24/2014
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Research and Development University Consortium 04/10/2014 05/30/2014
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Environmental Stewardship for Renewable Energy Technologies: MHK Environmental and Resource Characterization Instrumentation 03/10/2014 05/22/2014
Funding Opportunity Announcement: Administration of the Wave Energy Converter Prize 03/10/2014 05/14/2014
Notice of Intent to Issue FOA: Water Power Manufacturing 03/24/2014 04/10/2014
Marine and Hydrokinetic (Wave) Testing Infrastructure Development
U.S. Department of Energy
07/03/2013 08/13/2013
University Research Awards and Workforce Development for Hydropower
U.S. Department of Energy
06/25/2013 08/08/2013
Request for Information - Manufacturing Barriers and Opportunities for Water Power Technologies
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
06/13/2013 07/12/2013
Notice of Intent to Issue FOA: Marine and Hydrokinetic (Wave) Testing Infrastructure Development
U.S. Department of Energy Office Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
04/09/2013 06/09/2013
Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) System Performance Advancement
U.S. Department of Energy
04/22/2013 06/03/2013
Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Environmental Effects Assessment and Monitoring
U.S. Department of Energy
03/19/2013 05/16/2013
IRS 48C Advanced Energy Manufacturing Tax Credit, Phase II
U.S. Department of Energy
02/27/2013 04/09/2013
Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer
Department of Energy
11/26/2012 02/05/2013
DE-FOA-0000747: RFI - Improving Marine and Hydrokinetic and Offshore Wind Energy Resource Data
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
08/01/2012 10/01/2012
FY12 SBIR/STTR Funding Opportunity Announcement
Small Business Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA)
04/03/2012 07/03/2012
In-Water Wave Energy Conversion (WEC) Device Testing Support
Water Power Program
05/17/2012 06/18/2012
HYDROPOWER ADVANCEMENT PROJECT (HAP) – STANDARD ASSESSMENTS TO INCREASE GENERATION AND VALUE
U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
04/12/2012 06/14/2012
Open Funding Opportunity Announcement (Open FOA)
Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E)
03/02/2012 04/12/2012
Request for Information – Hydropower Advancement Project
U.S. Department of Energy Office Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
12/21/2011 02/21/2012
Advanced Electrical Grid Interface for Marine Devices
U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science
11/28/2011 01/31/2012
Advanced Hydropower Development
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
04/05/2011 06/06/2011
RFI Advanced Hydro Tech Development and Deployment
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
08/16/2010 09/17/2010
MHK Technology Readiness Advancement Initiative
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
04/20/2010 06/07/2010
Community Renewable Energy Deployment
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
07/15/2009 09/03/2009
Hydroelectric Facility Modernization
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
06/30/2009 08/20/2009
Advanced Water Power FOA
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
04/08/2009 06/04/2009
Advanced Water Power Program Announcement
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
04/08/2009 06/04/2009