A tool for capacity grantees to ensure that their equipment prior approval requests contain required and adequate information. UPDATED December 3, 2018.
This template may be used by capacity grantees to prepare and submit prior approval for equipment requests for their capacity grants. Use of the template is not required - requests may be submitted in any form so long as the item name, estimated cost, estimated useful life, and description/purpose are included. UPDATED December 3, 2018.
An updated Frequently Asked Questions associated with the prior approval for equipment requirements implemented for capacity grantees in FY 2017.
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