DOE Announces $40 Million to Provide Research Training Opportunities for Historically Underrepresented Groups

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced $40 million to provide research opportunities to historically underrepresented groups in STEM and diversify American leadership in the physical and climate sciences through internships, training programs, and mentor opportunities. Beneficiaries will include Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs), and other research institutions. Harnessing America’s best and brightest scientific minds will be key to unlocking the climate solutions that will help achieve President Biden’s goal of a net-zero carbon economy by 2050.

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DOE support for scientists impacted by the war in Ukraine

Today, the Office of Science (SC) published a Dear Colleague letter encouraging university principal investigators who currently receive financial assistance from SC to consider requesting supplemental funds to host or collaborate with students or scientists who have been impacted by the war in the Ukraine. You can read the full…

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Fiscal Year 2023 Department of Defense Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (MURI)

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) recently released a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for the Department of Defense Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (MURI). Topic 12, Climate Change Risk and Decision Superiority, may be of interest to SERDP and ESTCP researchers, which addresses the need to understand how uncertainty in…

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New Opportunity to Partner with MCC

MCC seeks to partner with organizations that share our goal of achieving poverty reduction through economic growth. MCC’s Partnership Annual Program Statement (APS) is the agency’s primary mechanism to co-create, co-fund, and co-implement partnerships that support MCC’s ability to achieve our mission and programmatic goals. MCC seeks concept papers that bring new…

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Department of Energy to Provide $84 Million for New Research involving Urban Integrated Field Laboratories

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced a plan to provide $84 million for new observational, modeling, and simulation studies to improve the accuracy of community-scale climate research and inform equitable climate solutions to minimize adverse impacts caused by climate change. Research will focus on three tightly related scientific topics—atmospheric and…

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DOE Office of Science Funding Opportunity Announcement

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced plans to provide $1.5 million for new grants to underrepresented institutions in DOE’s climate, Earth, and environmental science investments. The FOA entitled ‘Research Development and Partnerships Pilot (RDPP)’ will include funding support to develop partnerships with DOE projects at national laboratories and…

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