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Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA): Renewable Carbon Fiber Funding

Open Date: 02/03/2014

Close Date: 04/11/2014

Funding Organization: Department of Energy


The U.S Department of Energy (DOE) has announced a funding opportunity to demonstrate a new technology pathway to produce high-performance and low-cost renewable carbon fibers. Specifically, the FOA seeks to develop a cost-competitive pathway to produce high-performance carbon fiber for vehicle lightweighting from renewable non-food biomass. The full FOA is available on EERE Exchange. The submission deadline for concept papers is March 3, and full applications are due by April 11. An informational webinar was held on Thursday, February 13, at 2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. EST.

For more information, see the full solicitation.

Last updated: 02/26/2014

Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.