Hydrogen Storage Research and Development

To conduct research to develop hydrogen storage technologies.

Agency - Department of Transportation

The Department of Transportation's mission is to ensure fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation that meets vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future.

Program Accomplishments

Not Applicable.

Uses and Use Restrictions

The grantees will conduct research according to the provisions provided in SAFTEA- LU (Public Law 109-59, August 10, 2005, 119 Stat.

1406) number 3891.

The Department's role will be to manage the grants, provide technical collaboration, coordinate with the grantee to best address related DOT program needs and ensure that no unnecessary duplication of effort exists with other DOT projects.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

Earmark recipients as designated in SAFTEA-LU (Public Law 109-59, August.

10, 2005, 119 Stat.

1406.) number 3891.

Beneficiary Eligibility

Public and private nonprofit institutions of higher learning and industry trade groups.


A formal application outlining how the institution will meet the project scope; detailed delineation of organization, staff, faculty, and budget. Costs are determined in accordance with OMB Circular No. A-21. This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-87.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.


Application Procedures

No new grants will be awarded during the program's remaining authorization (through 2009).

Award Procedures

No new grants will be awarded during the program's remaining authorization (through 2009).


Not available at this time.


SAFTEA- LU (Public Law 109-59, August 10, 2005 119 Stat. 1406) number 3891.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

15 working days from receipt of proposal.


Not Applicable.


Not Applicable.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

The Federal share of this grant shall be 20 percent of the funds received by the grantee.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

SAFTEA- LU (Public Law 109-59, August 10, 2005, 119 Stat 1406. number 3891.

Post Assistance Requirements


Quarterly progress reports, annual project reports, and a final technical report at the end of each research project.


In accordance with the provisions of OMB Circular No. A-113 (Revised June 24, 1997), Audits of States, Local Governments, and Nonprofit Organizations, nonfederal entities that expend financial assistance of $300,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $300,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in OMB Circular No. A-113.


Receipt is required to retain intact, for 3 years following submission of the final expenditure report, pending resolution of audit findings, all grant products, financial records, and supporting documents.

Financial Information

Account Identification



FY 07 $41,200,000; FY 08 est $400,000; and FY 09 est not reported.

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

$400,000/year (FY 07 represents FY 05 through FY 07).

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

None Available.

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

Not Applicable.

Headquarters Office

Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Research Development and Technology (RDT); U.S. Department of Transportation, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Rm 2438, Washington, DC 20590. Telephone: (202) 366-4999.

Criteria for Selecting Proposals


Social Entrepreneurship

Stepping Stones Charity Bags Social Enterprise Award

Stepping Stones Charity Bags Social Enterprise Award

Stepping Stones, a UK-registered nonprofit, was awarded as champions in the 'Education, Jobs and Training’ category at the inaugural Social Enterprise Awards, held recently in Londonderry.

Social Services Jobs

  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Human Services Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs

More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs

Great Apes Conservation Fund | Law Enforcement Assistance_National Instant Criminal Background Check System | Technical Assistance and Provision for Foreign Hospitals and Health Organizations | Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States | Information Analysis Infrastructure Protection (IAIP) Pilot Projects |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2019 Copyright Michael Saunders