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EPA's 2014 School Bus Replacement Funding Opportunity

2014 School Bus Replacement Rebate Program

EPA's National Clean Diesel Campaign (NCDC) is now accepting applications for the 2014 School Bus Replacement Funding Opportunity.  This is a rebate program to replace older school buses in both the public and private fleets.  The total funding for this opportunity is approximately $3 million.  To learn more about the rebate program, applicant eligibility, and the selection process, please visit

EPA will accept rebate applications until Monday, November 17, 2014, at 4 pm EST.  Applicants may submit only one application for up to five buses.  Applications may be downloaded from  Completed applications should be emailed to with the subject line "DERA School Bus Rebate Application."  Please include your organization's name in the subject line.

EPA will offer a webinar for interested applicants on Wednesday, October 22 at 1 pm EDT.  The audio call-in for the webinar is 470-200-0302, access code 228-750-740#.  Participants may register at 

Questions about the rebate program should be sent to