Biodiesel Education Grants

Competitive grants are available through the Biodiesel Fuel Education Program (Section 9006) to educate governmental and private entities that operate vehicle fleets, the public, and other interested entities about the benefits of biodiesel use. Eligible applicants are non-profit organizations or institutes of higher education that have demonstrated knowledge of biodiesel fuel production, use, or distribution; and have demonstrated the ability to conduct educational and technical support programs. This program's funding is subject to congressional appropriations. (Reference Public Laws 113-79 and 112-240, and 7 U.S. Code 8106)

Point of Contact
Office of Rural Development, Business and Cooperative Programs
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Phone: (202) 690-4730

Jurisdiction: Federal

Type: Incentives

Agency: U.S. Department of Agriculture

Enacted: Jun 18, 2008

Amended: Feb 7, 2014

Technologies: Biodiesel, Ethanol

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