Competitive Grant Request for Student Research Proposals for 2017-18 Cycle; Proposals Due by March 31, 2017

Under the Competitive Grants Program, the Virginia Water Resources Research Center will considers proposals for funding up to $5,000 for student research grants.  The starting date for funded projects is June 1, with an ending date of May 30 of the following year.

Proposals are considered in all areas of water resources, including science, management, engineering, and policy.  Review criteria include intellectual merit, innovation, likelihood of success, broader impacts on Virginians, and alignment with state or regional water resources challenges.

Proposals are considered in all areas of water resources.  Submitted proposals are reviewed and ranked by peers and a subset of members from the Water Center’s Technical Advisory Panel.  Review criteria include intellectual merit, innovation, likelihood of success, broader impacts on Virginians, and alignment with state or regional water resources challenges.

Proposals for the current cycle are due by March 31, 2017.  For access to proposal guidelines and the current call for proposals, visit http://www.vwrrc.vt.edu/grant-opportunities/competitive-grants/.  For more information, please e-mail Dr. Kevin McGuire at kevin.mcguire@vt.edu or call (540) 231-6017.

 

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