U.S. Department of Energy

Photovoltaics Competitive Awards

In support of the SunShot goals, DOE issues competitive solicitations to fund targeted research projects along the entire technology pipeline. Financial awards allow three key partners—industry, national laboratories, and universities—to help DOE advance SunShot Initiative goals.

Below are DOE's current awards:

Concept Development

Prototype Design and Scale-Up

Market-Ready Technologies

    In addition to these compeititve awards, the Solar Energy Technologies Office supports national laboratory PV research. For more information on available funding, visit the financial opportunities page.