Energy Assistance Application
Energy Assistance Program

2017 Energy Assistance Program

The energy assistance program helps low-income households pay a portion of their home heating bills. Payments are made directly to the household’s fuel dealer.


  • Eligibility and grant size is based on household gross income for the past three months, household size and consumption for the past 12 months.
  • Applicants may rent or own their home.
  • Households must provide proof of income when they apply.
  • There are no deductions from income.
  • Households may also be eligible for Repair or Replacement of nonfunctioning heating systems.

Household Size                        Gross Income for the Last Three Months

         1                                                       $6,135

         2                                                       $8,023

         3                                                       $9,910

         4                                                       $11,798

         5                                                       $13,686     

         6                                                       $15,574

        7                                                        $15,928

        8                                                        $16,282

To request an application be mailed out or for more information, please call:  218-751-4631 press 2 or 1-800-332-7161 press 2 - Bemidji or 218-547-3438  press 101 - Walker


Or you can download one of the following applications above:  English Application, Spanish Application or Large Print application.


Additional energy information can be found on the MN Department of Commerce Energy website at

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