USDA Issues Rural Energy for America Program Solicitation of Applications

January 31, 2012

The U.S. Department of Agriculture issued a Fiscal Year 2012 Notice of Solicitation of Applications for the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP). The deadlines to apply for REAP grants and loan guarantees under the most recent solicitation are as follows:

  • March 30, 2012: Renewable energy system and energy efficiency improvement grant applications; combination grant and guaranteed loan applications; and renewable energy system feasibility study applications
  • February 21, 2012: Energy audits and renewable energy development assistanceapplications
  • June 29, 2012: Renewable energy system and energy efficiency improvement guaranteed loan applications.

For more information, see the Notice of Funding Availability in the Federal Register.