The application process is simple and can be completed online or by mail. Please refer to the application manual for more information. Applications for the January-February 2017 cycle have closed.
The entire application can be completed and submitted online. As part of the application process, you will be asked to:
Paper applications will be available for mail submission.
All mail-in applications must be postmarked by February 10, 2017.
Paper applications should be mailed to:
California Clean Energy Fund
CalSEED Grant Manager
5 Third Street, Suite 900
San Francisco, CA 94103
We’re looking for very early stage innovations, including:
A broad spectrum from science and technology to market-based innovations, such as:
Solutions focused on creating greater reliability, lower cost, reducing emissions and/or increased safety for California’s electricity grid. For example:
Additionally, we will highlight priority technology areas that are of particular importance to advancing clean energy in the state during certain award cycles.
Award recipients will be required to agree to certain contractual terms and conditions.