Sea Grant Seeks Applications for Research Projects, Graduate Study
The Maryland Sea Grant College is accepting proposals for funding for research projects in Maryland and regionally as well as applications for graduate fellowships.
Maryland Sea Grant requests pre-proposals (see full details) for the funding cycle covering February 1, 2016 to January 31, 2018. Research projects within Maryland's coasts and watersheds focused in three areas will be considered: (1) resilient ecosystem process and responses; (2) sustainable fisheries and aquaculture; and (3) resilient communities and economies. Pre-proposals are due January 28.
Also, the Mid-Atlantic Sea Grant programs (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia) jointly released a request for proposals for collaborative and integrative research across the region that addresses coastal resilience to sea level rise and/or coastal flooding in the region. Pre-proposals are due February 4.
In addition, graduate students may apply for Maryland Sea Grant-supported fellowships: the Knauss, Coastal Management, and Population and Ecosystem Dynamics and Marine Resource Economics fellowship programs.