Grant Funding Opportunities

The Center of Excellence in Advanced & Sustainable Manufacturing is interested in working together on proposals to pursue funding for collaborative projects. We have some opportunities listed below. If you are interested in discussing these or other funding opportunities, please Contact Us.


Opportunity Summary
Jeff Lawrence Manufacturing Innovation FundFuzeHub, the statewide Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program (MEP) Center for NY State has launched the Jeff Lawrence Manufacturing Innovation Fund. The Manufacturing Innovation Fund, consisting of $1 million annually for five years, supports a set of activities designed to spur technology development and commercialization across New York State. Applications for the grant are open on a quarterly basis. The current open application period will close on Friday, December 30, 2016.
NYSERDA PON 2689 Emerging Technologies and Accelerated Commercialization for the Commercial/Institutional SectorFocused Demonstrations and Energy Performance Validation. Accelerate the adoption of commercially available yet under-used energy-saving and load-reduction technologies or approaches in commercial, institutional, and non-process-related industrial settings. Ongoing through December 31, 2016 or until funds are exhausted.
NYSERDA PON 3411 Industrial Strategic Energy Management Pilot SolicitationThis New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) Program Opportunity Notice (PON) 3411 seeks applications from industrial facilities interested in participating in the Strategic Energy Management Pilot. This Pilot is a structured series of NYSERDA-funded training, coaching, and peer-to-peer knowledge sharing that focus on behavioral and operational changes to equip and enable plant management and staff to reduce energy intensity over time. Applications are due by January 31, 2017.