Woods Hole Sea Grant Biennial Request for Proposals
CLOSED. Next RFP is anticipated for 2019.
Woods Hole Sea Grant Program Development Funds
OPEN. The next Program Development proposal deadline is 1 April 2018 (pending federal budget appropriations).
Program Development funds are contingent on federal budget appropriations. At this time, Woods Hole Sea Grant anticipates having funds available to support upcoming Program Development activities in April; more information will be posted here when updates are available.
Northeast Sea Grant Consortium Regional Request for Proposals
CLOSED. Recognizing that some issues are best addressed at the regional scale, the Sea Grant Programs in the Northeast, through the Northeast Sea Grant Consortium, set aside funds for research proposals that have relevance to the Gulf of Maine and Greater New York Bight regions.
NOAA Sea Grant National Aquaculture Initiative 2018
OPEN: Deadline March 2, 2018 5:00 PM for submitting complete proposals to Woods Hole Sea Grant
Depending on appropriations, NOAA National Sea Grant College Program expects to have available a total of $7,000,000 to $11,000,000 across fiscal years 2018, 2019, and 2020 as part of the Sea Grant National Aquaculture Initiative (NAI). As part of the NAI, this competition is designed to foster the expansion of a sustainable U.S. ocean, coastal and Great Lakes aquaculture sector by addressing one or more of the following priorities: (a) supporting the development of emerging systems or technologies that will advance aquaculture in the U.S., including projects that will help stimulate aquaculture production by nascent industries; (b) developing and implementing actionable methods of communicating accurate, science based messages and information about the benefits and risks of U.S. marine aquaculture to the public; and (c) increasing the resiliency of aquaculture systems to natural hazards and changing conditions. Proposals must be submitted by the local Sea Grant program.
Sea Grant Supported Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities
OPEN: Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship
Applications are due to Woods Hole Sea Grant by 5:00 p.m., on Friday, February 23, 2018.
Woods Hole Sea Grant invites qualified individuals to submit applications for the Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. Approximately thirty-five individuals are selected nationally for this prestigious Fellowship to spend a year in Washington, D.C., working in Congress or the Executive Branch on critical marine policy and resource management issues. Nominees must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited graduate or professional degree program in a marine or aquatic-related field in the U.S. or its territories as of February 21, 2018. Applications are due to Woods Hole Sea Grant by 5:00 p.m., on Friday, February 23, 2018. Selected applicants will be interviewed by the Woods Hole Sea Grant Director after application materials are received. Applications will be first reviewed by an ad hoc committee of WHSG personnel. Final submission of up to (6) application packets is due to the National Sea Grant office by April 6, 2018. For the Fellowship Class of 2019, the selection process and subsequent notification of finalists by the National Sea Grant College Program will be completed in June 2018. If you are interested in applying or have additional questions, please contact Matt Charette, director, Woods Hole Sea Grant, firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information and selection criteria, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=298724.