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How to Apply

The application and the application process

Application deadline

  • September 1, 2013

One community will be selected during each round.

About the application

The application has two parts: a portion to fill in important facts about your community and an essay section. In the essay section, we ask you to answer the following questions:

  1. Explain why participating in the Alliant Energy Hometown Rewards program is important to your community.
  2. Has your community ever attempted a community wide initiative? If not, why do you believe Alliant Energy Hometown Rewards will work in your community?
  3. How will your community leverage Alliant Energy Hometown Rewards program funding and support from Alliant Energy? This can be through matching funds, marketing support, or other community resources.
  4. Please list community organizations in support of the Alliant Energy Hometown Rewards initiative and how they will contribute to the program.
  5. How do you see Alliant Energy helping your community reach its goals?

Hometown Rewards Application [PDF]

Mail completed applications to:

Alliant Energy
ATTN: Hometown Rewards Program
200 First St. SE - 8th Floor
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

You can also fax your application to:

FAX: (319) 786-4043 – Attention: Hometown Rewards Program

If you have any questions:

Phone: 1-866-ALLIANT (1-866-255-4268)
E-mail: hometownrewards@alliantenergy.com


The Alliant Energy Hometown Rewards program managers will announce their selection within 4 weeks after the application deadline. Program managers will contact the main contact of the communities selected for participation. A general announcement of communities selected for the program will be made at this Web site and publicized to local media. 

Alliant Energy is the trade name of utility companies Wisconsin Power and Light Company and Interstate Power and Light Company. Alliant Energy-IPL does not guarantee that the installation of high-efficiency equipment will result in reduced usage or demand or in cost savings.

Alliant Energy-IPL makes no warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to any equipment purchased and/or installed, including, but not limited to, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall Alliant Energy-IPL be liable for any incidental or consequential damage.

Products and services from Alliant Energy-IPL detailed here are offered to customers of Alliant Energy-Interstate Power and Light Co.