Research Funding Opportunity from Northeast Climate Science Center

Friday, January 11, 2013

Funding opportunities are now available from the eight U.S. Department of the Interior Climate Science Centers (CSCs) for Fiscal Years 2013 and 2014. Proposals are invited for projects that support CSC science priorities. Eligible applicants are principal investigators from the USGS, CSCs, or university consortium partners of the CSCs. Other interested parties (federal, tribal, state, and others) are encouraged to collaborate with eligible applicants. The deadline for submission of a Statement of Interest for a science project is February 1, 2013.

The Department of the Interior Climate Science Centers (CSCs) are seeking proposals for Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 and/or FY 2014, as appropriate. Each CSC has developed a set of science priorities or needs for this funding opportunity. More details can be found in the full Funding Opportunity document, the CSC websites, and the CSC links below.

For more information about the project selection, review, and award process; please view the webinar presentation (recorded December 20, 2012): CSC Solicitation, Review and Award Process. Powerpoint slides from this presentation are also available for viewing here.  
 
Click Here to Read the Full Funding Opportunity Document   Northeast CSC Section Revisions now Available - 1/10/13

For more information on the Climate Science Centers, please click here.

WHO:
Only institutions affiliated with a CSC and USGS centers, field stations and laboratories may submit proposals in response to this Funding Opportunity. Each proposal must have a Principal Investigator (PI) from an eligible entity.

WHEN:
Deadline for submission of Statements of Interest is February 1, 2013. Applicants will be notified and full proposals requested by February 25. Invited full proposals are due on March 25.

HOW:
Statements of interest and full proposals will be submitted via the NCCWSC RFP Manager.

Click here for the RFP Manager for the Northeast CSC

 

LEARN MORE:
The NE CSC will host two Question‐and‐Answer Sessions pertaining to this solicitation on:

View Q&A powerpoint presentation (PDF - 3.8 MB)

Monday January 14, 2013, 11:00 AM Eastern Standard Time: https://usgs.webex.com/usgs
Phone: (703‐648‐4848), code (17236#)
Webinar Meeting: NE CSC FY13 SOI Solicitation
Meeting number: 716 174 014
Meeting password: This meeting does not require a password (leave this field blank)
To register for this webinar meeting (registration is required) go to:
https://usgs.webex.com/usgs/j.php?ED=190302412&UID=497986077&RT=MiMxMQ%3D%3D.

Tuesday January 22, 2013, 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time
Phone: (703‐648‐4848), code (17236#)
Webinar Meeting: NE CSC FY13 SOI Solicitation
Meeting number: 713 664 539
Meeting password: This meeting does not require a password (leave this field blank)
To register for this webinar meeting (registration is required) go to:
https://usgs.webex.com/usgs/j.php?ED=190302422&UID=497986077&RT=MiMxMQ%3D%3D

Wednesday January 23, 2013, 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (NEW SESSION ADDED!)
Phone: (703‐648‐4848), code (17236#)
Webinar Meeting: NE CSC FY13 SOI Solicitation
Meeting number: 717 859 475 
Meeting password: This meeting does not require a password (leave this field blank)
To register for this webinar meeting (registration is required) go to:
https://usgs.webex.com/usgs/j.php?ED=191613517&UID=497986077&RT=MiMxMQ%3D%3D

Attached Files: 
PDF icon FY13RFP_Q&A_20130110.pdf