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WPTO Releases $4 Million Funding Opportunity to Advance Fish Passage and Protection Technologies

Opportunity Category:

Grant Program

Funder/Agency Name:

U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) - Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO)

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Description of Opportunity:

This funding opportunity seeks to advance the technology readiness level of innovative fish passage and protection technologies through testing to verify technologies’ biological effects and performance.


Technology innovations that may apply for funding include novel solutions that have already established proof-of-concept but require testing as a next step toward market adoption, as well as advancements to established technologies that show potential to reduce negative impacts to fish, increase technology performance, dramatically reduce costs, and/or present novel applications (such as use for different fish species, environmental conditions, or types of infrastructure) but require testing to quantify those improvements.

Due Date Note:

Submission Deadline for Concept Papers: Dec. 5, 2022, 5 p.m. ET

Submission Deadline for Full Applications:

March 27, 2023, 5 p.m. ET

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