Research and Demonstration Grants

Pre-proposal information for the Iowa Energy Center’s grant opportunities is available for download on this page. If you have any questions or need further information, contact Keith Kutz or call 515-294-8819.

Funds to support the Energy Center’s grant programs are derived from an annual assessment on gross intrastate revenues of gas and electric utilities in Iowa. The amount received from the assessment is closely tied to the level of economic activity in the state and can vary from year to year.

RFP 2012-2013 Issue Date: September 17, 2012

Pre-Proposal Submission Deadline: October 31, 2012

Full Proposal Submission Deadline: January 21, 2013 (by invitation only)


RFP Announcement (PDF)
Request for Pre-Proposals (PDF)
Proposal Budget Form (MS Excel)
Project Schedule Template (MS Excel)
Work Plan Guide (PDF)