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Request for Proposals (RFP)

For SUNY and SUNY-affiliated Institutions

The Offshore Wind Training Institute (OWTI) seeks to provide grants to entities within or affiliated with the State University of New York (SUNY) system that will accelerate the development of an offshore wind workforce for the New York offshore wind industry. Doing so will directly support the State of New York in developing a diverse and highly qualified local workforce capable of constructing, manufacturing, installing, operating, and maintaining offshore wind farms, in addition to performing electrical grid integration, storage, and other onshore projects. $3,740,000 in grant funding is available, with individual awards up to $500,000

As the host institutions, Farmingdale State College and Stony Brook University would like to invite all interested SUNY institutions to review and answer questions about the RFP process.

Details and submission instructions for the current RFP can be found in the solicitation document embedded below.

Proposals due: November 15, 2023; 11:59 PM EST

Important Dates

  • Proposals due: November 15, 2023; 11:59 PM EST*  (*updated)

  • Earliest start date for new awards: January 1, 2024 

  • End date for all awards: June 30, 2025 
OWTI RFP Solicitation
OWTI RFP Solicitation #2