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Funding Opportunity Number:
Aug 12, 2011
Aug 12, 2011
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Nov 03, 2011
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Nov 03, 2011
Funding Instrument Type:
Category of Funding Activity:
Science and Technology and other Research and Development
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Estimated Total Program Funding:
Conservation Research and Development
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"
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Please see Section III, B. Cost Sharing of the Funding Opportunity Annoucement for additional information.
National Energy Technology Laboratory
The objective of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to develop or improve commercially viable materials, devices, or systems for solid-state lighting general illumination applications. Specific emphasis shall be on achieving the performance and cost goals stated in the 2011 Multi-Year Program http:/apps1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/publications/pdfs/ssl/ssl_mypp2011_web.pdf for Solid-State Lighting Research and Development. Successful approaches shall demonstrate a technology path that moves beyond the current performance levels detailed in the 2011 MYPP towards the future performance targets identified for the respective priority metric.
There are five areas of interest to which an application may be submitted under this FOA:
Area of Interest 1: Light Emitting Diodes Substrate Development
Area of Interest 2: Light Emitting Diodes Package Architecture
Area of Interest 3: Novel Light Emitting Diodes Luminaire Systems
Area of Interest 4: Large Area Organic Light Emitting Diodes
Area of Interest 5: Organic Light Emitting Diodes Panel Outcoupling
NOTE: Applications must be submitted through the EERE eXCHANGE SYSTEM to be considered under this announcement. Applications submitted by any other means will not be accepted. You cannot submit an application unless you are registered with EERE eXCHANGE. Application forms and/or instructions can be found with this Funding Opportunity Announcement on the EERE eXCHANGE website at http://eere.energy.gov/financing/exchange.