Currently Available Funding Opportunities (Mobile Sources)

The following lists open or upcoming incentive programs for mobile sources and related infrastructure. Follow the links to learn more about each program.

Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP)

Makes clean trucks and buses more affordable for fleets through point-of-purchase price reductions.

  • Agency: California Air Resources Board
  • Project Category: On-Road
  • Total Available Funding: $196.6 million and additional set-aside funds
  • Deadline: First come/first served

VW Mitigation Zero-Emission Transit and Shuttle Buses

Provides funds to replace older, high-polluting transit, school, and shuttle buses with new battery-electric or fuel-cell buses (school bus fund is depleted, but money for transit and shuttle buses is still available).

  • Agency: San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District
  • Project Category: On-Road
  • Total Available Funding: $130 million
  • Deadline: First come/first served

VW Mitigation Combustion Freight and Marine Projects

Accelerates the replacement of older, higher polluting engines throughout California, including but not limited to areas disproportionately impacted by air pollution.

  • Agency: South Coast Air Quality Management District
  • Project Category: Off-Road
  • Total Available Funding: $60 million
  • Deadline: First come/first served

Public Transportation on Indian Reservations Program

Provides funding for planning, capital, and operating assistance for tribal public transit services in rural areas.

  • Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Project Category: On-Road and Infrastructure
  • Total Available Funding: $8.75 million
  • Deadline: 5/25/2022, 11:59 EST

Low or No Emission Grant Program (Low-No Program)

Provides funding to state, local, and tribal governments for the purchase or lease of zero-emission and low-emission transit buses, including acquisition, construction, and leasing of required supporting facilities such as recharging, refueling, and maintenance facilities.

  • Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Project Category: On-Road and Infrastructure
  • Total Available Funding: $1.1 billion
  • Deadline: 5/31/2022, 11:59 EST

Grants for Buses and Bus Facilities Program

Grants for capital projects to replace, rehabilitate, purchase, or lease buses and related equipment or bus-related facilities.

  • Agency: Federal Transit Administration
  • Project Category: On-Road and Infrastructure
  • Total Available Funding: $372 million
  • Deadline: 5/31/2022, 11:59 EST

Zero-Emission Transportation Manufacturing

Funds projects that will increase in-state manufacturing of zero-emission vehicles (ZEV), ZEV components and batteries, and ZEV charging or refueling equipment.

  • Agency: California Energy Commission
  • Project Category: On-Road and Infrastructure
  • Total Available Funding: $60 million
  • Deadline: 6/13/2022, 11:59 PST

Clean School Bus Rebate Program

Provides rebates to replace existing school buses with zero-emission and low-emission models. 

  • Agency: U.S. EPA
  • Project Category: On-Road
  • Total Available Funding: $500 million
  • Deadline: 8/19/2022

PG&E EV Fleet Program

Helps fleets easily and cost-effectively install charging infrastructure.

  • Agency: PG&E
  • Project Category: On-Road and Infrastructure
  • Total Available Funding: $236 million 
  • Deadline: 12/31/2024