COVID-19 Impacts: No-Cost Time Extensions

April 9, 2020

DOE-NE has extended the deadline for No-Cost Time Extension (NCE) requests to May 15, 2020. Projects ending before the end of the 2020 calendar year must submit an NCE request before May 15.

Additionally, FY 2016-FY 2019 funded CINR projects will be exempted from NCE eligibility restrictions for no-cost time extensions due to COVID-19.

To submit a no-cost time extension request, please complete a No-Cost Extension Request Form, and submit to and

For questions regarding eligibility for current and future CINR calls, please contact Greg Bala ( or Drew Thomas (