INVITATION TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR A NOAA Office of Education Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions - Cooperative Science Center
Federal Funding Opportunity Number:
To support four awards to establish CSCs at MSIs through NOAA cooperative agreements.
Listed and Publicly Accessible at: www.grants.gov
In Fiscal Year 2016, the NOAA Office of Education (OEd) Educational Partnership Program (EPP) with Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) is soliciting applications from eligible, accredited MSIs that confer a doctoral degree in one of the areas of the NOAA mission identified as a Cooperative Science Center (CSC) Type in this announcement. The MSI designation is determined by statute, with the U.S. Department of Education serving as the cognizant Federal education agency.
Applications must be submitted through Grants.Gov no later than 11:59 p.m. EASTERN TIME on March 30, 2016. No hard copy or email applications will be accepted. Grants.gov requires applicants to register with the system and with the System for Award Management (SAM.gov) prior to submitting an application. These registration processes can take several weeks and involve multiple steps. In order to allow sufficient time for this process, applicants should register as soon as they decide they intend to apply, even if they are not yet ready to submit an application.
Optional Informational Webinars:
Two optional informational webinars with the NOAA Educational Partnership Federal Program Office will occur on December 17, 2015 and February 2, 2016 (time 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time)
. Interested applicants should register by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
and include in the Subject line of the e-mail: "Register for CSC FFO Webinar - Need Details" and provide the interested party's name, institution, telephone number, and email address. An email response from email@example.com
will be sent with the login information
Recording of the December 17, 2015 EPP/MSI CSC Optional Webinar.
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