Friday, December 23, 2016

Notice of Funding Availability – Solar Works DC—the District’s Low Income Solar Photovoltaic Systems Installation and Job Training Program

DOEE seeks eligible entities to propose a solution for how the District might increase the number of residents that are able to work in solar jobs. The amount available for the project is approximately $950,000 for one fiscal year.

UPDATE: The new deadline for application submissions is February 3, at 4:30pm.

DOEE will hold a public information session on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 2:00pm at 1200 First Street, NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. Call in toll free to participate via telephone at (877) 784-3995. Use Participant Code 3127831. Attendance is not mandatory. 

A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means:

Download from the attachments below.

Email a request to with “Request copy of RFA 2017-1712” in the subject line.

Pick up a copy in person from the Department’s reception desk, located at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002.  To make an appointment, call Ben Stutz at 202-481-3839 and mention this RFA by name.

Write DOEE at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, “Attn: Ben Stutz RE:2017-1712” on the outside of the envelope.

Eligibility: The following entities may apply for these grants—

  • Nonprofit organizations, including those with IRS 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) determinations
  • Faith-based organizations
  • Government agencies
  • Universities/educational institutions
  • Private Enterprises

For additional information regarding this funding opportunity, write to: