The DERA RFP is now open!  It will remain open until July 5th.  The RFP and supporting material have been posted on EPA’s Clean Diesel Page.  It can also be accessed at grants.gov.

Frequently Asked Questions

EPA will respond to questions from individual applicants regarding threshold eligibility criteria, administrative issues related to the submission of the proposal, and requests for clarification about any of the language or provisions in the announcement through a “Frequently Asked Questions” document. Applicants may email written questions to: cleandiesel@epa.gov. Please type “RFP Question” in the subject line of your email.

All questions received via email by 4:00 p.m. ET each Friday during the RFP open period will be answered and posted in the FAQ document the following week. The deadline for submitting questions via email is Friday, June 23, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. ET. The estimated final posting of the FAQ document will be Wednesday, June 23, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. ET.

RFP Information Sessions

EPA will host two Information Sessions regarding this Request for Proposals via teleconference/webinar, based on the schedule below. EPA will attempt to answer any questions in these public forums. Registration is not required, just click on link below to join the webinar.

2017 Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program Overview Link to Join Webinar
Webinar #1 – May 2, 2017
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. (ET)
https://epawebconferencing.acms.com/dera2017rfp1
Webinar #2 – June 7th, 2017
1:30 – 3:00 p.m. (ET)
https://epawebconferencing.acms.com/dera2017rfp2

Call In Number: 866-299-3188
Conference Code: 3439147#
Instructions: Use *6 to mute, #6 to unmute