By: Jennifer Rocha

Deadline: March 18, 2016

The purpose of this Notice is to provide potential applicants advance notice that the Department of Energy (DOE) plans to issue Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), number DE-FOA-0001488 titled Support of Fossil Energy Research at U.S. Colleges and Universities Including University Coach Research (UCR) and Research by Historically Black Colleges (HBCU) and Universities and Other Minority Institutions (OMI). PLEASE NOTE NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS NOTICE. Please do not submit questions or respond to this Notice of Intent. Prospective applicants to the FOA should begin developing partnerships, formulating ideas, and gathering data in anticipation of the issuance of this FOA. It is anticipated that this FOA will be posted to and FedConnect ( in February 2016.

For more information, visit and search for Funding Oppportunity Number: DE-FOA-0001505.