Funding Opportunities

Search opportunities funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Isotope Program (DOE IP) that supports the production, and the development of production techniques, of radioactive and stable isotopes in short supply for research and applications.

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Research, Development, and Training in Isotope Production

Announcement Number: DE-FOA-0002301

Fiscal Year: 2020

Post Date: 03/24/2020

Close Date: 06/15/2020

  • Submission Deadline for Applications: 06/15/2020 at 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

Research, Development and Training in Isotope Production FOA.


FY 2020 Continuation of Solicitation for the Office of Science Financial Assistance Program.

Announcement Number: DE-FOA-0002181

Fiscal Year: 2020

Post Date: 11/1/2019

Close Date: 9/30/2020

  • Submission Deadline for Pre-Applications:
    • A Pre-Application is optional/encouraged
  • Pre-Application Response Date Not Applicable
  • Submission Deadline for Application Not Applicable

This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will remain open until September 30, 2020 or until replaced by a successor FOA. Applications may be submitted any time during that period.

OS Financial Assistance Program



Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Samll Business Technology Transfer (STTR)

The SBIR and STTR programs are U.S. Government programs, intended to help certain small businesses conduct R&D. At DOE, funding takes the form of grants. Projects must have the potential for commercialization and meet specific DOE mission-specific R&D needs.

DOE offers more than sixty technical topics and 250 subtopics, spanning research areas that support the DOE mission in:

  • Energy Production
  • Energy Use
  • Fundamental Energy Sciences
  • Environmental Management, and
  • Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation

SBIR and STTR Information