Foundation / Corporation
Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS)
03/12/21 5:00 PM EST
Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, and academic institutions for projects to benefit eligible bodies of water. Funding is intended for technology development and deployment, data management, and the creation of information tools. Proposal projects must benefit the Great Lakes.
The Smart Great Lakes Mini-Grants program intends to advance: 1) the development and deployment of smart technologies to improve the monitoring of the ecological health of the Great Lakes, 2) the effective management of data, and 3) the creation of information tools that serve stakeholders’ needs.
GLOS would like to support work that 1) improves Great Lakes observations, data management, and/or information delivery, 2) contributes to the development of GLOS information technology platform to better address local, state, provincial, and/or regional Great Lakes information needs, and/or 3) helps advance real-time use and management of the lakes.
GLOS is soliciting proposals that address one or more of the following areas of interest:
GLOS will also accept proposals for projects and pilot projects that address other observing and information challenges ranging from addressing specific technological observing issues to more general lake management challenges, including information and data gaps.
GrantWatch ID#: 194091
Through this solicitation GLOS expects to fund about ten to fifteen projects.
The program will support projects ranging from $20,000 up to $150,000 USD, most of them around the average range of $50,000 USD.
The awards will be made in April 2021, and projects will run for twelve months starting in May 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Proposals and questions/concerns should be sent electronically to email@example.com.
Great Lakes Observing System
4840 State Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
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