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  BPA-0002016 FY16 INTERNAL TI OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT 3/27/2015 07:00 PM 5/1/2015 07:00 PM
  BPA-0003274 NON-BPA APPLICANTS - FY16 EXTERNAL TI FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT 3/27/2015 07:30 PM 5/1/2015 07:00 PM
  BPA-Exp0002016 BPA EMPLOYEES - FY16 EXPLORATORY TI OPPORTUNITY ANNOUCEMENT 5/1/2014 07:00 PM
  BPAEPRI0002016 BPA EMPLOYEES – FY16 INTERNAL EPRI PROGRAM or SUPPLMENTAL PROJECT TI OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT 5/1/2014 07:00 PM

BPA-0002016: FY16 INTERNAL TI OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

This is the Bonneville Power Administration's (BPA) Fiscal Year 2016 Technology Innovation Portfolio announcement for Internal Applicants (BPA employees). BPA has approximately $3-5 million in funding available to support projects between $50,000 and $500,000 per project per year. This is a competitive announcement and applicants should thoroughly review the entire package prior to submittal as those who submit incomplete applications for Phase 1 or 2 will not be considered.

This announcement is specific to BPA applicants only. Internal applicants should apply to this announcement and any external applicants (non-BPA) should apply to announcement BPA-0003274

Summary of Key Dates

03/27/2015 4PM PST Phase 1 Application Due

05/01/2015 4PM PST Phase 2 Application Due

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Submission Deadlines

  • Concept Paper Submission Deadline: 3/27/2015 7:00 PM ET
  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 5/1/2015 7:00 PM ET

BPA-0003274: NON-BPA APPLICANTS - FY16 EXTERNAL TI FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

This is the Bonneville Power Administration's (BPA) Fiscal Year 2016 Technology Innovation (TI) R&D Portfolio announcement for all non-BPA applicants. BPA has approximately $5 million in funding available to support projects between $50,000 and $500,000 per project per year, paid on a cost reimbursement basis only (no profit). There is a minimum 50% cost share requirement per year for each project. This is a competitive announcement and applicants should thoroughly review the entire package prior to submittal as those who submit incomplete applications for Phase 1 or 2 will not be considered.

You are required to submit all documentation in your uploaded submittal even if the information is duplicated online.

A Budget Workbook, Workbook Guidance, and Indirect Rate Proposal Instructions are attached for reference and completion during Phase 2 as applicable. Two documents (Concept Paper and Statement of Qualifications) are required for Phase One (see Part IV of FOA).

NOTE - General Questions & Answers can be accessed by clicking on the link on the left side of the page. A drop down menu can access FOA specific questions once on the FAQ page. Please thoroughly review the announcement and consult these lists before providing questions to the POC.

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Submission Deadlines

  • Concept Paper Submission Deadline: 3/27/2015 7:30 PM ET
  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 5/1/2015 7:00 PM ET

BPA-Exp0002016: BPA EMPLOYEES - FY16 EXPLORATORY TI OPPORTUNITY ANNOUCEMENT

Exploratory proposals can only be provided from inside BPA.  This is not an opportunity for outside entities to be paid for developing project proposals.  Contractor resources may not be used to end-run this principle. The purpose of the exploratory proposal is not to make preliminary contact with external contractors.  Rather, the intent is to conduct internal research, with the deliverable being a proposal for the fiscal year 2017 Technology Innovation Funding Opportunity Announcement.

 

Exploratory proposals should:

·       Take less than 4 months to complete

·       Be completed prior to February 1, 2016.

·       Require less than 0.1 FTE

·       Require less than $30,000 for expenses associated with travel, research, materials, and other incidentals.  There will be no contracting associated with these proposals.

·       Focus on a literature search, laboratory experiments, purchasing reports to substantiate objective (e.g. JDPower reports, etc.)

Contact Information

Submission Deadlines

  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 5/1/2014 7:00 PM ET

BPAEPRI0002016: BPA EMPLOYEES – FY16 INTERNAL EPRI PROGRAM or SUPPLMENTAL PROJECT TI OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

INTERNAL-EPRI PROJECTS ONLY – FY16 EPRI PROGRAM or EPRI SUPPLMENTAL PROJECT ANNOUNCEMENT

Funding requests for EPRI programs and projects are required to submit a technical proposal. The proposal is required  to ensure that:

·         The research objectives align with the agency’s overall strategic plan,

·         EPRI engagement will be active, and

·         There is a consensus among executive members and project managers about expectations of the EPRI program/project.

  • The project benefits are communicated by completing the Project Benefit Form Template. For reference, an EXAMPLE Project Benefit Form is included in this announcement.

 

The EPRI project funding requests will be considered along with the funding requests received as part of the TI Opportunity Announcement.  

Contact Information

Submission Deadlines

  • Full Application Submission Deadline: 5/1/2014 7:00 PM ET