Operational Energy – Innovation (OE-I)


What Is A Successful OECIF Project?

  • Delivers Operational Capability for Prototyping
  • JOINT (among multiple Services)
  • PARTNERS (with matching and / or in-kind funds)
  • Multiple demonstrations with final integrated and impactful demonstration (recommend CCMD partnership)
  • Multiple transition opportunities integrated from the beginning (quantified and identified)
  • Industry partnering to ensure manufacturability
  • Inclusion of interns / academia
  • Alignment with National Defense Strategy and R&E Modernization Priority and preferably a critical pathway on a roadmap

Success Stories

The following projects have successfully transitioned to a military branch for further development