National Electric Sectory Cyber Security Organization

The Department of Energy's (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) on behalf of the DOE, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability (OE), is seeking applications that illustrate the expertise, capabilities, and experience of the applicant, in the electric-sector critical infrastructure,


that will lead to the formation, governance and implementation of a National Electric Sector Cyber Security Organization.

This organization is envisioned as a partnership between the federal government and the electric-sector stakeholders to help protect the electric grid and enhance integration of smart grid technologies that are adequately protected against cyber attacks.

DOE has set an aggressive goal to meet the Nation's need for a reliable, efficient and resilient electric power grid, as well as improved accessibility to a variety of energy sources for generation.

In order to achieve this, an independent organization is needed to provide executive leadership to facilitate research, development and deployment priorities, identify and disseminate best cyber security practices; organize the collection, analysis, monitoring, and dissemination of infrastructure vulnerabilities and threats; and work cooperatively with DOE and other Federal agencies which will enhance cyber security of the electric grid including control and information technology (IT) systems.

Agency: National Energy Technology Laboratory


Estimated Funding: $10,000,000

Who's Eligible

Relevant Nonprofit Program Categories

Obtain Full Opportunity Text:

Additional Information of Eligibility:
All types of domestic entities are eligible to apply, except other Federal agencies, Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) Contractors, and nonprofit organizations described in section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 that engaged in lobbying activities after December 31, 1995.

However, FFRDCs may participate as a subawardee.

Full Opportunity Web Address:


Agency Email Description:

Agency Email:

Date Posted:

Application Due Date:

Archive Date:

Social Entrepreneurship

Establishing a Social Enterprise Curriculum

Several British colleges and universities have embraced social entrepreneurship in their curriculum. Pathik Pathak at Southampton have introduced n interdisciplinary module in Social Enterprise, which is open to students of all year groups and across all disciplines.

Jobs in the Social Sector

  Program Director Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs

More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs

Justice Reinvestment Initiative | Regional Biomass Energy Programs | VHA Inpatient Psychiatry | National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention | PPHF2013: Consortium for Tobacco Use Cessation Technical Assistance financed by solely by 2013 Preve |  Site Style by YAML | | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2021 Copyright Michael Saunders