Both renters and homeowners can qualify. Eligibility is based on income and household size.
The program is free and provides benefits of up to $1,400, plus additional support to respond to emergencies.
Minnesota’s Energy Assistance Program is federally funded and administered by the Department of Commerce, which works with local service providers throughout the state.
The deadline to apply for Energy Assistance during the winter of 2022-2023 is May 31, 2023.