Posts under Category: Funding Opportunities

  • DOE Announces New Funding Opportunity
    [August 24, 2015]

    BY LEIGH NELSON | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Department of Energy (DOE) has announced a new funding opportunity. The Innovative Development in Energy-Related Applied Science (IDEAS) grant “is intended to provide rapid support to revolutionary applied energy research (Studies) that may lead to new ARPA-E programs to develop transformational and disruptive energy technologies.” According to [...] Read More

  • Iowa Energy Center Loan Program Hits $40 Million Milestone
    [August 11, 2015]

    BY LEIGH NELSON | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center’s Alternate Energy Revolving Loan Program (AERLP) has reached a major funding milestone with a project in Winfield, Iowa. The project received the three hundred seventy-third loan that has been provided to Iowans since the start of the program, which has helped to leverage $40,135,946 [...] Read More

  • Iowa Universities Collaborate to Answer Farmers’ Questions
    [July 16, 2015]

    BY ZACH DAHL | IOWA ENERGY CENTER Emily Heaton, associate professor of agronomy, and her team of researchers at Iowa State are busy trying to answer questions raised by the University of Iowa’s (UI) Miscanthus Pilot Project. All of this was made possible by an opportunity grant from the Iowa Energy Center. The Miscanthus Pilot Project, part of UI’s Biomass [...] Read More

  • SBIR Road Tour Pit Stops in Iowa City
    [July 16, 2015]

    BY ZACH DAHL | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center is proud to have partnered with the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Road Tour. The main event was held yesterday, July 15, in Iowa City with pre-conference events held in Ames and Iowa City July 13-14. The purpose of the road tour is to raise awareness [...] Read More

  • SBIR Road Tour Rolls Through Iowa
    [July 6, 2015]

    BY LEIGH NELSON | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Department of Energy (DOE) has announced plans to launch the second phase of its SBIR/STTR (Small Business Innovation Research, Small Business Technology Transfer Program, respectively) Phase 0 Assistance Program in July. The aim of the SBIR/STTR program is to increase the number of proposals submitted by targeted [...] Read More

  • Grant Deadlines Extended for 2015
    [June 16, 2015]

    BY ZACH DAHL | IOWA ENERGY CENTER The Iowa Energy Center has extended all grant deadlines to July 31, 2015  August 31, 2015 This includes planning, opportunity, matching, and special-project grants. This extension is due to the Energy Center transferring its grant program to an electronic system that will be launched in August, 2015. If you have [...] Read More