The REAP program is designed to assist farmers and small businesses increase energy efficiency and support the development of renewable energy projects.
Continued funding for the REAP program was included in the 2014 Farm Bill. The Farm Bill appropriated $50,000,000 annually for REAP programs. USDA is currently accepting applications for fiscal 2017.
Current information indicates fiscal year 2017 deadlines are expected to be (a) For applicants requesting $20,000 or less that wish to have their application compete for the “Grants of $20,000 or less set aside,” complete applications must be received by USDA no later than 4:30 p.m. local time on October 31, 2016 or 4:30 p.m. local time on March 31, 2017. (b) For applicants requesting grant funds for over $20,000 (unrestricted) or funding for a combination grant and guaranteed loan, complete applications must be received by USDA no later than 4:30 p.m. local time on March 31, 2017.
As grant writers we offer:
- 10 Years Experience
- Largest Processor of REAP Applications
- Active in more than 20 States
- Historically High Success Rate
- Value Added Producer Grants
Energy Efficiency Projects:
- Grain Dryers
- Electric Motors
- Grain Transfer Systems
Renewable Energy Projects:
- Solar/Photovoltaic Systems
- Wind Turbines