Requests for Proposals: American Cities Climate Challenge

Through its work on the American Cities Climate Challenge, The Solar Foundation is helping cities across the country develop EV- and solar-ready ordinances. The Solar Foundation is seeking proposals from qualified organizations to help each city with (1) mapping internal and external stakeholders; (2) managing stakeholder engagement processes; (3) conducting research on EV- and/or solar-ready codes; (4) developing cost/benefit analyses; and (5) leading the development of new EV- and/or solar-ready code language. The Solar Foundation will be selecting one (1) organization to serve each of the communities listed below:

Budget Template

Each application will also require the completion of the Budget Template. To complete the template, download Appendix A here. Please submit this as a PDF addendum to the proposal.

We will be accepting proposals until 6 p.m/ ET on Friday, August 9. Specific information regarding how to respond to the request for proposals may be found in the links in the bulleted list above. If you have questions, please contact James Schroll at


The Solar Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Due to the large volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond individually to every single applicant. If you have not heard back from us within a month, we are likely moving forward with other candidates. We thank you for your interest.