Blue Bird’s Grant Support Team is dedicated to assisting customers with identifying and applying for grant funding opportunities.

We monitor all federal, state, and private grants to identify opportunities that can assist our customers offset the upfront costs of purchasing Blue Bird electric school buses and charging infrastructure.

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We Can Help You Claim Funding for New Buses

The Blue Bird Grant Support Team monitors several grant opportunities and can guide you through the entire process. We can also create a personalized recommendation for the best Blue Bird products for your school.

Step 1: Fill Out a Quick Form

We make it easy to contact us about grant funding opportunities. Just fill out some basic information and we will be in touch.

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Step 2: Discuss Your Transportation Needs

Every school district has unique transportation needs. We’ll gather information about your school district and students and recommend the best transportation products to meet your needs.

Step 3: Receive Funds & Upgrade Your Fleet

If you’re awarded funds, Blue Bird will upgrade your school bus fleet and provide the training and infrastructure you need to drive and maintain the new equipment.

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Our Clean Fuel Bus Options

Blue Bird is the market leader in alternative fuel applications with our propane-powered and electric-powered school buses.

Vision Electric

Charge Time: 3-8 hours

Range: Up to 120 miles

Capacity: Up to 77 passengers

GVWR: Up to 33,000 lbs.

Vision Propane

Horsepower: 350

Fuel Tank: 47-93 usable gallons

Capacity: Up to 83 passengers

GVWR: Up to 33,000 lbs.

All American RE Electric

Charge Time: 3-8 hours

Range: Up to 120 miles

Capacity: Up to 84 passengers

GVWR: Up to 36,200 lbs.

Micro Bird G5 Propane

Horsepower: 305

Fuel Tank: 48 Gallons

Capacity: Up to 30 passengers

GVWR: Up to 14,500 lbs.

Micro Bird G5 Electric

Charge Time: 6-8 hours

Range: Up to 100 miles

Capacity: Up to 30 passengers

GVWR: Up to 14,500 lbs.

Benefits of Blue Bird’s Clean School Buses

Zero or Reduced Tailpipe Pollution

Reduced Maintenance Costs

Reduced Fuel Costs

Quiet, Clean Operation

How Far Can it Go?

Blue Bird’s electric school buses are designed with urban and rural routes in mind. Our buses can travel up to 120 miles in a single charge, depending on terrain, HVAC usage, and driving habits. Plus, with our standard CCS1 charge port, the bus has the capability to charge in as little as 3 hours!

Why Choose Blue Bird?

History of Excellence

Blue Bird is an iconic American brand for a reason. We are the leading independent designer and manufacturer of school buses, with more than 550,000 buses sold since our founding in 1927 and approximately 180,000 buses in operation today.

Dedication to Innovation

We’re always moving forward. Blue Bird was first to market electric school buses in 1994, and with advances in technology, we can now offer even more efficient and affordable electric-powered buses. You can trust Blue Bird to always be on the forefront of school bus technology.


We serve as your trusted partner, working to build a strong relationship with your school district and ensure your students have safe, efficient transportation.