NC Sea Grant Requests Proposals for Community Collaborations

North Carolina Sea Grant’s Community Collaborative Research Grant program is accepting proposals now through Feb. 19, 2021. The program brings communities and university researchers together to study high-priority environmental and economic issues in North Carolina.

CCRG projects bring significant returns on investment, deepening the connections of communities with researchers at our state’s universities, explains John Fear, North Carolina Sea Grant’s deputy director.

The CCRG program partners with NC State University’s William R. Kenan Jr. Institute for Engineering, Technology and Science (KIETS) and North Carolina’s Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI). CCRG funding opportunities can address watersheds and water resource issues, as well as key coastal urgencies.

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