programs SECO

Request for Application (RFA) - Local Governments

Level 2 EV Charging Station installation (RFA-EV- G1-2022)

Level 2 EV Charging Station Installation RFA will provide reimbursable grants to assist local and county governments by financing installations of level 2 electric vehicles charging stations behind local and county government owned meters. While this funding program is open to all Texas local and county governments regardless of size, SECO encourages applications from smaller local and county government entities.

Solicitation Details

  • Reimbursable grant funding size available is $500,000.
  • Reimbursable grant amount available is up to $9,000 per successful application.
  • All awarded funding proceeds must be expended by August 31, 2022.
  • Successful Applicant will provide 20% Match of the awarded application amount.
  • Charging stations must be owned by the city or county.
  • To be eligible for funding, charging stations must be purchased. Successful Applicants cannot lease charging stations.
  • Electric vehicle ownership is not a requirement for this reimbursable grant. However, Applicants with plans to purchase EVs in the near future are encouraged to apply.
Schedule of Events
Key Deadlines Date
Issuance June 30, 2021
Written Questions Due July 9, 2021– 2 p.m. CT
Application Submission August 6, 2021– 2 p.m. CT
Contract Execution September 1, 2021

Questions

Submit questions regarding this RFA, using the Written Questions Due link above.