Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Catalyst Grant Program

MassCEC Catalyst Program

Fall 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.

To apply, please visit the online application portal and submit all of the required materials by October 4, 2021 by 11:59 PM EST

An informational webinar will be held on August 25th from 2-3pm EDT. Register here.


  • Deadline to Submit Questions September 9, 2021
  • MassCEC to Post Responses to Questions September 11, 2021
  • Proposals Due October 4, 2021 (by midnight)
  • Applicants Notified of Finalist Status November 2021
  • Finalists' Presentations Week of November 29, 2021
  • Finalists Notified of Award Status January 2022

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