Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Catalyst Grant Program

MassCEC Catalyst Program

Spring 2021 Program Awards

The Catalyst Program provides grants of up to $65,000 to researchers and early-stage companies looking to demonstrate initial prototypes of their clean energy technologies. This program seeks to advance innovation of clean energy technologies and help to transform new discoveries from the research stage into commercially viable technologies, through grant awards and business mentoring. See the Focus Areas.

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To apply, please complete and submit the following documents to by March 26, 2021 by 11:59 PM EST

Download the Spring 2021 Catalyst Proposal Template


  • Deadline to Submit Questions March 7, 2021
  • MassCEC to Post Responses to Questions March 9, 2021
  • Proposals Due March 26, 2021 (by midnight)
  • Applicants Notified of Finalist Status Late April 2021
  • Finalists' Presentations Week of May 10, 2021
  • Finalists Notified of Award Status June 2021

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