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Zero-Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Partnerships Grant (ZEVIP)

Summary:

This an open competitive grant solicitation. Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) announces the availability of approximately $8 million dollars in grant funding for electric vehicle direct-current fast charging stations and hydrogen fueling infrastructure. The legislation in RCW 47.04.350 directs WSDOT’s Innovative Partnerships Office to develop and maintain a program to support the deployment of clean alternative fuel vehicle charging and refueling infrastructure that is supported by private financing. WSDOT refers to the program as the Zero-Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Partnership (ZEVIP) program.

Funding:

First-come, first serve program. As of March 14, 2022, there is still $8 million available out of the $9.5 million from the 2021-2023 biennium fund. Awards reported in January 2022 ranged from $198,137 to $6,801,201.

*Form more information on the January 2022 awards visit https://wsdot.wa.gov/sites/default/files/2022-06/IP-Grants-ZeroEmissionVehicleInfrastructurePartnershipNoticeOfProposedAwards.pdf

Dates:

Closed – Applications for New Projects were due May 18, 2022, at 5:00 pm.

Qualifying Projects:

The installation of new electric vehicle direct-current fast charging equipment, the upgrade of existing electric vehicle charging equipment, and the installation of new hydrogen fueling infrastructure at publicly accessible sites along priority corridors in Washington.

Eligible Applicants:

Non-profit organizations, governmental entities, and tribes are eligible to apply, in partnership with a private sector organization.

Application Information: https://wsdot.wa.gov/sites/default/files/2022-03/IP-Guide-Grants-ZeroEmissionVehicleInfrastructurePartnershipNoticeOfGrantOpprotunityAndGrantApplicationGuide.pdf

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