Author:  NNSA and DOE OTT Staff   Published: 1/25/2023      NNSA and DOE OTT


The DOE Emerging Tech Studio, powered by FedTech, draws entrepreneurs who will investigate and build new ventures around technologies drawn from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories, that includes the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). Program Dates: Phase I: Mid-Apr to Early-Jun 2023 (8 weeks) Phase II: Early-Jun to End-Jul 2023 (8 weeks) We require all applicants watch this short introduction on the program: Additionally, we recommend you read through this informational brochure: APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: We recommend applicants dedicate approximately 30 minutes to complete this application. Additionally, please have a copy of your resume and your LinkedIn URL (if any) ready to upload when requested. Once you have watched the video, please continue the application which is composed of the following sections: Section 1: General Information Section 2: Experience Section 3: Team Roles & Areas of Interest Section 4: Demographic Information Section 5: Short Answer Questions Once you press submit, you should receive an email confirming that we have received your application. For any questions, please reach out to

Before starting the application, please confirm that you have watched the informational introduction video to the program.
You can find the introductory video here: You can find the informational brochure here:
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  • I have read the informational brochure
  • I have not watched the introductory video or read the brochure
Are you intending to join the DOE Emerging Tech Studio with an established startup/company?
For example, you are the CEO of a startup with a focus on technology, and you would like to join the DETS program to grow your existing company.