Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce and National Sea Grant Office (NSGO)
Grants of up to $10,000 to USA universities in multiple states and territories for professional development opportunities related to coastal science and conservation. Applicants must be current participants in the funding source's program. The purpose of funding is to support activities at workshops, conferences or professional meetings that are directly in support of each Program’s 2018-21 strategic plan and/or in alignment with goals and actions identified in the “network visioning” plans developed in 2017-18.
This special projects funding opportunity is available for Sea Grant programs only. The phased deadline approach for this collection of funding opportunities is being used to accommodate emerging needs and opportunities associated with workshops or professional meetings support throughout the year.
The goals of the funding are to:
Funds may be used to support the costs of workshops led by Sea Grant programs or individuals representing Sea Grant; for travel of Sea Grant professionals to workshops, conferences or professional meetings; participation in workshops, conferences and professional meetings by Sea Grant professionals relevant to achieving Sea Grant’s mission; workshop logistics and administration, and/or related expenses.
Proposals must be developed in coordination with the appropriate Sea Grant director.
GrantWatch ID#: 187379
Each award will be no greater than $10,000 and no less than $2,500.
The projects are expected to be awarded by February 1, 2020 (round one), April 1, 2020 (round two) and July 1, 2020 (round three), and funds must be used within one year of the award date.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Questions about this competition or the Special Projects Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) may be sent to email@example.com. Please specify that your question is related to the Sea Grant Workshops and Meetings competition in the subject line and CC Brooke Carney, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Map and description of Sea Grant programs: https://seagrant.noaa.gov/About
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