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​NEVI Funding Opportunities

PennDOT’s Round 1A NEVI Funding Opportunity opened for online proposals on December 11, 2023 and closed on January 26, 2024 at 5:00 PM EST. Details regarding the funding opportunity and priority project locations are available below. PennDOT received a total of 86 proposals and is in the process of scoring and selecting projects for conditional awards. PennDOT will announce Round 1A conditional awards in April 2024. 

Round 1A Eligible Locations

PennDOT released the draft NEVI Round 1A Priority Locations map on 10/3/2023 and finalized the map on 11/13/23. Only locations within a 1-mile polygon on the map will be eligible for funding. 

PennDOT will not further revise the Round 1A Priority Locations map. Click here to view the NEVI Round 1A Priority Locations map.

NEVI Round 1A Timeline

​October 3, 2023
​Draft Priority Locations map released
​October-November 2023
​Community outreach events (6)
​November 13, 2023
​Networking event
​November 13, 2023
​Funding Opportunity released
​November 13, 2023
​Priority Locations map finalized
​December 4, 2023
​Deadline to submit technical questions
​December 11, 2023
​eGrants system opens for online proposals
​Mid-November 2023 to Mid-January 2024
​Submit utility form to electric utility 
​January 16, 2024
​Davis-Bacon Wage Rate Update will be provided
​January 26, 2024, at 5:00 PM EST
​Deadline to submit online proposals
​February-April 2024
​PennDOT proposal review
​May 2024
​Conditional award notifications
​May-July 2024
​PennDOT NEPA process
August-September 2024
​Agreement execution; notice to proceed

NEVI Round 1 

PennDOT released the NEVI Round 1 funding opportunity on January 6, 2023 (updated March 13, 2023) and closed the program on May 5, 2023.

PennDOT has since announced NEVI Round 1 conditional awards for 55 projects in 36 counties to expand access to and reliability of electric vehicle charging in Pennsylvania. 

NEVI Round 1 NEVI Program Timeline

January 6, 2023  
Round 1 NEVI Funding Opportunity program document released  
March 13, 2023  Round 1 Funding Opportunity program document updated 
May 5, 2023  Round 1 submission period ended  
August 14, 2023  Round 1 conditional award approval and denial notifications  
September – December 2023  Round 1 projects NEPA review; contract agreement execution; Notice to Proceed  
​November 9, 2023
​PennDOT announced first NEVI site in Pennsylvania is under construction 
​January 23, 2024
PennDOT announced first NEVI site in Pennsylvania is operational

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