Category Archives: Funding opportunities

Graduate Scholarships in Solid Waste Research Available for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

The Environmental Research and Education Foundation (EREF) is one of the largest sources of solid waste research funding in the U.S., allocating approximately $1 million annually in research grants and graduate level scholarships. Thus far, over 50 students have been EREF scholars, many … Continue reading

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Funding Available for Environmental Technology Demonstrations

The Department of Defense (DoD), through the Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP), supports the demonstration of technologies that address priority DoD environmental requirements.  The goal of ESTCP is to promote the transfer of innovative environmental technologies through demonstrations that … Continue reading

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NSF Research Coordination Networks RFP

The National Science Foundation’s is soliciting proposals for Research Coordination Networks, to support information and idea sharing among researchers. “The goal of the RCN program is to advance a field or create new directions in research or education by supporting … Continue reading

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RFP: Great Lakes Water Levels

The Integrated Assessment Center and Water Center at the Graham Sustainability Institute are proposing an Integrated Assessment on Great Lakes Water Levels.  The purpose of the assessment is to develop information, tools, and partnerships to help decision makers address the challenges … Continue reading

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RFP – Algorithms in the Field (AitF)

  The National Science Foundation’s Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering has announced funding for collaboration between theoretical computer scientists and applied researchers through its Algorithms in the Field (AitF) program. “Algorithms in the Field encourages closer collaboration … Continue reading

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RFP – USDA Solid Waste Management Grant Program

Applications are being accepted through December 31 for the USDA’s Solid Waste Management Grant Program.    The purpose of this program is: “To evaluate current landfill conditions to determine threats to water resources. Provide technical assistance and/or training to enhance operator … Continue reading

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EPA Announces Request for Proposals for Healthy Watershed Consortium Grant

EPA is soliciting proposals for the management of the Healthy Watersheds Consortium Grant. The purpose of the grant is to accelerate and expand the strategic protection of healthy freshwater ecosystems and their watersheds across the country. EPA expects to issue … Continue reading

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Environmental Solutions for Communities Grant Program

The 2015 call for proposals is out for the Environmental Solutions for Communities Grant Program. “Wells Fargo and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) seek to promote sustainable communities through Environmental Solutions for Communities by supporting highly-visible projects that link economic … Continue reading

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Illinois Water Resources Center Annual Small Grants: Student Research Awards 2015 Call for Proposals

Via Lisa Merrifield at the Illinois Water Resources Center Due: Friday, October 31, 2014 The Illinois Water Resources Center (IWRC) requests proposals to fund promising graduate and undergraduate student research projects addressing Illinois water resources. We are particularly interested in … Continue reading

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National Science Foundation FY2015 funding opportunities

The National Science Foundation announced the FY2015 funding opportunities for Clean Energy Technologies. Examples of research topics include carbon dioxide sequestration and storage. For complete details on proposal submissions, see the National Science Foundation website.

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