The Rapid Energy Assistance Program is a new program designed to deploy federal VERAP grant money more efficiently to heating fuel providers. This money is available to pay 18 months of heating fuel expenses for renters that earn less than 80% of the area median income (). The funds can go toward both back balances and future deliveries for qualified applicants.
To enroll in the Rapid Energy Assistance Program, you must complete the agreement form.
to download draw request form and worksheet.
Register with the federal goverment to receive REAP funds at
to see VERAP and REAP income limits.
to see if the address is automatically income eligible.
to which vendors have gotten paid and how much through VERAP.
Click on the video below for a 35 minute presentation with REAP administrators.
Click on the video below for a 15 minute overview of the program along with answers to frequently asked questions.