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APPLY NOW!!!   APPLICATION PERIOD  JUNE 03, 2024 TO JUNE 28, 2024     

How to Apply

Downloadable application packet for print can be found on the Download Forms tab.

Hardcopy application packet can be picked up and submitted to the following location:

GUAM ENERGY OFFICE 548 North Marine Drive, Tamuning Guam (next to DPW)

Monday – Friday   8:00am – 4:00pm    Holidays Closed

The application submission period begins June 3 to June 28, 2024

Program will remain open as long as funds are available.  NO EMAIL SUBMISSION IS ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) tab for more information. Contact us at 671-646-4361or email us at LIHEAP@guam.energy.gov

Eligibility Criteria

You can apply for the program if:

   1.  Your power is currently disconnected, facing disconnection due to unpaid arrears, and/or you are under a Guam Power Authority (GPA) payment plan; and 

   2.  You are responsible for making direct payments to GPA. 

 

 Eligibility and benefits are based on income, household size and amount owed on the referenced GPA power bill.

 Households eligible to receive this one-time benefit must meet the following criteria:

  • 1.  All members of your household must be a U.S. Citizen or qualified non-citizen; and
  • 2   Your household’s Gross Monthly Income does not exceed 130% Federal Poverty Level (FPL) – see chart below.

Note:  You may also qualify if you or a member of your household are a recipient of one of the following:

  Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits; or

  Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits; or

  Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

Program certification must be submitted with your application.

What documents are required with my application?
The following documents are required with your application at submission COPIES of:

 

1. Photo Identification for Primary Applicant: (Must be Current Government Issued: Driver’s License or State ID Card or Passport) 

2.  Social Security Card for the Primary Applicant.

3. Income Documents for all working household 18 and older members: (any one of the following):

> Filed 2022 or 2023 1040 (X, SR) – taxes
> (2) most recent check stubs
> Verification of Employment (must include salary/pay rate)
> SNAP Certification or TANF statement or SSI benefit statement

4.  Current power bill and/or disconnection notice (must be your primary residence)

5.  GPA Release Form – provided in your application packet

6. Lease agreement (if you are a renter)

 

Compliance/Non-Compliance with policies, rules, and regulations governing this program that respect and promote all clients’ interests, rights, and values. The following rights shall be afforded to all clients of this program:
 
  1. 1.  The right to be fully informed in advance about each service provided and any changes that may affect the well-being of the client;
  2. 2.  The right to be fully informed orally and in writing in advance of individual’s rights and obligations;
  3. 3.  The right to participate in planning and changing any service provided in this program, as applicable;
  4. 4.  The right to voice a grievance concerning the services provided or that were failed to be provided, without discrimination or reprisal as a result of expressing such grievance;
  5. 5.  The right to confidentiality of records; and
  6. 6.  The right to have clients’ property treated with respect.