The DOE SC program in FES hereby announces its interest in Innovative Fusion Technology and Collaborative Fusion Energy Research in the DIII-D National Program. The aims of this FOA are two-fold. First, it aims at research to advance innovative fusion technology that supports the tokamak path to fusion energy. Second, it aims to support collaborative research activities in fusion energy research at the DIII-D National Fusion Facility. Among the objectives is to enable the U.S. to aim at a fusion pilot plant based on the advanced tokamak concept. This will be a limited submission opportunity, so please watch the limited submission page for the internal competition details. If you are interested in applying, please let me know and I will contact the Limited Submission group to ensure a competition is set up.