The ESTCP FY 2015 Solicitation was released February 11, 2014 and closed April 1, 2014. Researchers from Federal organizations, universities, and private industry could apply for ESTCP funding. All proposals responded to a Topic Area associated with the solicitation. ESTCP projects are formal demonstrations in which innovative technologies are rigorously evaluated. ESTCP demonstrations are conducted at DoD facilities and sites to document improved efficiency, reduced liability, improved environmental outcomes, enhanced resilience, and cost savings.