Volkswagen Settlement Environmental Mitigation Trust Funding Program

March 28, 2023


The Iowa Department of Transportation participates in two different Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Funding Programs: Cycle 3, for Categories 1-3 (which includes school buses, shuttle buses, transit buses, freight trucks and port drayage trucks, and non-road transport and equipment), and Cycle 2, for Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Supply Equipment.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Iowa
Incentive Type: Grant Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Off-Road Electric Vehicles
  • Electric School Buses
  • Electric Transit Buses
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
  • Direct Current Fast Charging Equipment
Incentive Amount: Cost of project


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Off-Road Electric Vehicles, Electric School Buses, Electric Transit Buses, Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment, Direct Current Fast Charging Equipment
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 100.00 % of cost


Name: Iowa Volkswagen Settlement Trust Program

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.