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We have experience with a vast array of funders, both private and public. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Private foundations, both community and national
  • Corporate foundations
  • Economic development corporations
  • State governments
  • SBIR/STTR grants
  • Federal Executive Departments, including:
       •  Department of Agriculture (USDA)
       •  Department of Defense
       •  Department of Education
       •  Department of Energy
       •  Department of Health & Human
       •  Department of Homeland Security
       •  Department of the Interior
       •  Department of Justice
       •  Department of Labor
       •  Department of Transportation
       •  Department of the Treasury



We can develop generic proposal and application materials, or we can create a customized grant application for a specific grant. We have experience with many disciplines, including science, engineering, social science, private health care, public health, as well as the arts and humanities.
We can lead your organization through the development of a compelling case statement and competitive, responsive grant proposal, including but not limited to:

  • Project summary/abstract
  • Project narrative/scope of work
  • Evaluation/program assessment design
  • Budget and budget justification
  • Letters of support
  • Business and commercialization plans
  • Technical reports / technical merit

Rural Energy for America Program (REAP)

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) provides financial assistance to agricultural producers and rural small businesses in rural America to purchase, install, and construct renewable energy systems.

We can help your small business or farm apply for a USDA REAP grant, as we provide the following services related to the REAP application:

  • Prepare all grant application materials and forms
  • Write technical reports
  • Coordinate strategic partnerships with professional engineers
  • Work with equipment distributors and manufacturers to document technical basis for your project.
  • Work directly with the USDA
  • Strengthen your application to improve score
  • Conduct feasibility studies to support your project.

Click here to view our Rural Energy for America Grant Writing brochure, which provides more information about our services and grant writing successes in submitting REAP applications.

In total, we have helped to submit 51 USDA REAP applications. With...

  • A 76.5% funding success rate
  • Over $2.17 million in total funding
  • 39 of the 51 submitted REAP applications awarded

Per $1 invested in grant writing fees, applicants received $48 in funding, with grant applications submitted in 17 different states.

Grant Writing and Proposal Development