NSF: Antarctic Research Program Solicitation

Antarctic Sciences Section (ANT) supports research to 1) expand fundamental knowledge of the Antarctic region, 2) improve understanding of interactions between the Antarctic region and global Earth systems, and 3) utilize unique characteristics of the Antarctic continent as an observing platform. Antarctic fieldwork is supported for research that can only be performed, or is best […]

Science, Technology, and Society (STS)

The Science, Technology, and Society (STS) program supports research that uses historical, philosophical, and social scientific methods to investigate the intellectual, material, and social facets of the scientific, technological, engineering and mathematical (STEM) disciplines. It encompasses a broad spectrum of STS topics including interdisciplinary studies of ethics, equity, governance, and policy issues that are closely […]

International Research Experiences for Students (IRES- nsf18505)

The overarching, long-term goal of the IRES program is to enhance U.S. leadership in research and education and to strengthen economic competitiveness through training the next generation of research leaders. Proposers are required to select one of the following tracks to submit their proposal: (1) IRES – Track I: IRES Sites (IS) projects engage a […]

NSF Dear Colleague Letter: NSF-USDA-BBSRC Joint Funding Opportunity

This NSF-BIO, USDA-NIFA and BBSRC Joint Activity is soliciting Early Concept Grants for Exploratory Research (EAGER) proposals to support development of breakthrough ideas and technologies to speed the development for new crop varieties. This EAGER opportunity invites proposals to overcome these barriers to crop breeding in highly innovative and transformative ways. Submission of two-page summary […]

U.S.-Egypt Science and Technology Joint Fund – Accepting proposals

Due date is March 8, 2018 Two grant funding opportunities in Egypt. One is for Collaborative Research intended to foster collaboration between Egyptian and U.S. scientists (up to $200,000 maximum for each country’s research team; up to two to three years in duration). The second is for Junior Scientist Development Visits (short term non-academic training) […]

15th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet

Open Dates: Dec. 21, 2017 through Feb. 7, 2018 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announces the release of the 15th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Phase I Request for Applications (RFA). This collegiate design competition promotes the use of scientific and engineering principles […]

Washington Section American Water Resources Association 2017 – 18 Fellowship Announcement

The Washington State Section of the American Water Resources Association (AWRA) is seeking nominations for its 2017 – 18 Fellowship Award. For the 2017 – 18 academic year two fellowships will be given. One award will be to a member of a Washington Section affiliated Student Chapter. The other award will go to a student […]

River Restoration CE 507, University of Idaho

Spring 2018 Dr. Elowyn Yager and Dr. Daniele Tonina, Instructors Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:30-5:45pm, Boise, Idaho Water Center, CRN 72282 3:30-4:45 pm, Moscow, Janssen Engineering 26, CRN 70657 OR Engineering Outreach (online/recorded classes), CRN 72315 Contact: Elowyn Yager, 208-364-4935, eyager@uidaho.edu