Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs)

Open FOAs

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Annual Funding Opportunity Announcement

The Office of Science Annual Announcement is published annually and will remain open until succeeded by another issuance by the Office of Science usually posted after the beginning of the Fiscal Year (October).

FY 2017 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program.pdf file (377KB)
Announcement Number:
Close Date:
December 8, 2017
  • Pre-Application Due Date: Optional
  • Application Due Date: Not Applicable
  • This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will remain open until December 8, 2017 or until replaced by a successor FOA. Applications may be submitted any time during this period.

AMENDMENT: The purpose of this amendment is to add an updated link for See page
ii for complete information.
AMENDMENT 2: The application due date extended through December 8, 2017 to coincide
with the current Continuing Resolution which funds the Government through December 8, 2017.

Additional Funding Opportunity Announcements

Note: Department of Energy National Laboratories and other Federal agencies should read Funding Opportunity Announcements carefully to see if they are eligible to apply to a particular solicitation. DOE National Laboratories may wish to respond to the program announcements listed under Open National Laboratory Announcements.

Collaborative Research in Magnetic Fusion Energy Sciences on Long-Pulse International Stellarator Facilities.pdf file (465KB)
Announcement Number:
Close Date:
November 28, 2017
  • Letter of Intent Due Date: Not Applicable
  • Pre-Application Due Date: 10/20/2017 at 5 PM Eastern Time
    • A Pre-Application is required
  • Encourage/Discourage Date: 11/03/2017
  • Application Due Date: 11/28/2017 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)
Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)
FY 2018 Phase I Release 1.pdf file
Announcement Number:
Close Date:
December 4, 2017
  • LETTER OF INTENT DUE DATE: Monday, October 30, 2017, 5:00 PM EASTERN TIME
  • APPLICATION DUE DATE: Monday, December 4, 2017, 11:59 PM EASTERN TIME

Amendment 1: Updated all hyperlinks to the DOE SBIR/STTR Programs Office website Applicant and Awardee Resource sections.

Topics.pdf file (1.5MB)
SBIR/STTR FY 2018 Phase II Release 1.pdf file (857KB)
Announcement Number:
Close Date:
January 23, 2018
  • Letters of Intent Due Date*: December 18, 2017 by 5:00 pm ET
  • Application Due Date: January 23, 2018 by 11:59 pm ET

*Required only for Sequential Phase IIA and IIB applicants

Amendment 000001: Page 8 – SEQUENTIAL PHASE II APPLICANTS: Phase IIB

  • Eligible Phase II FOA DE-FOA-0001193 Updated with Removal of Topics 22-23, 26 under Eligible Topics for Nuclear Physics

Office of Biological and Environmental Research
Atmospheric System Research (ASR).pdf file
Announcement Number:
Close Date:
February 28, 2018
  • Pre-Application Due Date: 12/20/2017 at 5 PM Eastern Time
    • (A Pre-Application is required)
  • Encourage/Discourage Date: 01/18/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time
  • Application Due Date: 02/28/2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Biological and Environmental Research
Environmental System Science.pdf file
Announcement Number:
Close Date:
March 1, 2018
  • Pre-application Due Date: 12/20/2017 at 5 PM Eastern Time
  • Encourage/Discourage Date: 1/05/2018 at 5 PM Eastern Time
  • Application Due Date: 3/01/2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

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