Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters
Grants to Mississippi and Alabama Investigators at
IHEs for Innovative Research on Coastal Issues

2022-2024 Research Funding

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium (MASGC)

Conf. Date:

01/22/21

LOI Date:

02/22/21

Deadline Date:

06/11/21 5:00 PM Central Time

Description:

Request a Grant Writer

Grants to investigators affiliated with Alabama and Mississippi institutes of higher education for innovative research on local coastal issues. Pre-proposals must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Eligible pre-proposals must focus on research and be highly integrated, multi-disciplinary, and address one or more of the following priority focus areas:

  • Healthy Coastal Ecosystems
  • Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Resilient Communities and Economies
  • Environmental Literacy and Workforce Development

For details on the focus areas, see the RFP: http://masgc.org/assets/images/2022-2024_MASGC_RFP.pdf#page=2

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 155970

Estimated Total Program Funding:

$450,000

Estimated Size of Grant:

The funding level for an individual project shall not exceed $75,000 per year of federal support, including all facilities and administrative costs (F&A).

Term of Contract:

MASGC is accepting one‐ or two‐year pre‐proposals. Projects are anticipated to begin on February 1, 2022.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

MASGC welcomes pre‐proposals where Principal Investigators (PIs) are affiliated with an academic institution of higher education in Alabama or Mississippi. Co‐Principal Investigators (Co‐PIs) on projects can be from nonprofit organizations, commercial organizations and/or tribal, state or local governments located in Alabama or Mississippi.

MASGC encourages applicants of all ages, races, ethnicities, national origins, gender identities, sexual orientations, disabilities, cultures, religions, citizenship types, marital statuses, education levels, job classifications, veteran status types, and income and socioeconomic status types to apply for this competitive research opportunity.

Pre-proposal Conference:

Question-and-Answer Zoom Meeting

One Zoom meeting will be held to discuss the MASGC research funding opportunity on Friday, January 22, 2021, from 1-2:30 p.m. Central Time. You may register for the meeting at:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUodeGqrTsuGNcMsWi5bCabUeysmh78jxSc.

The meeting will be recorded and posted on the MASGC funding webpage by January 25.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for pre-proposals is 5 p.m. Central Time on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021.

The proposal process requires 13 months from the release date of the request for pre‐proposals to project initiation. The following are process milestones:

- Funding announcement released: December 18, 2020
- Pre‐proposals due: February 22, 2021
- Notification of principal investigators: April 19, 2021
- Full proposals due: June 11, 2021
- Notification of funding decisions: September 10-15, 2021
- Project initiation: February 1, 2022

Only investigators who submit pre‐proposals are eligible to submit full proposals. Investigators that do not receive a positive review of their pre‐proposal remain eligible for submission of the full proposal.

If you do not receive a confirmation email, please contact Loretta Leist. Changes can be made to the pre-proposal until the closing date and time. If an electronic submission through eSeaGrant is not possible, please contact Loretta Leist.

A 50‐percent non-federal match of the federal funds is required for this competition (i.e., 1 dollar of non-federal match for every 2 dollars of federal money). Match may be in the form of in‐kind services or additional funds from a specified institution, agency, industry, or non-federal program. Incorporating additional support beyond the non-federal match requirement from local, state, or federal agencies in real or in‐kind funding is encouraged.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Login or register on eSeaGrant: https://eseagrant.masgc.org/

For questions related to priorities:

LaDon Swann
ladon.swann@usm.edu
251-648-5877

or

Stephen Sempier
stephen.sempier@usm.edu
228-818-8830

For questions related to submission procedures, proposal guidance, forms and competition requirements:

Loretta Leist, Research Coordinator
loretta.leist@usm.edu
228-818-8835

For questions related to budget preparation and other fiscal issues:
Devaney Cheramie
devaney.cheramie@usm.edu
228-818-8839

Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium
703 East Beach Drive
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
228-818-8842

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Mississippi

Suggested Grants:

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofit Charitable Organizations to Impact Public Policy in a Var...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit charitable organizations to impact public policy in a variety of national and international issues. In previous years, grants have been awarded for general operations and project support to think tanks, national councils, judicial orga

GrantWatch ID#: 125864

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Natural Resources

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to protect natural resources on land and water in locations around the world. Funding is intended to ensure that activities to acquire metals, gemstones, and corals for design use do not have an adverse impact on the area of origin.

GrantWatch ID#: 126162

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Native American Entities for Programs to Prepare At-R...

Deadline 01/21/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations educational institutions, and Native American entities for programs to prepare at-risk youth for the workforce. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. The purpose of

GrantWatch ID#: 128055

Grants to USA and Canada Medical Residents to Improve the Health and Well-Being of Children

Deadline 01/24/22

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA and Canada medical residents for projects to improve children's health and well-being. Funding is intended to meet the health needs of children with a broad-based community approach. Projects must be led by a pediatrician or pediatric resid

GrantWatch ID#: 129263

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 05/01/22

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Grants to USA Health Care Providers in Rural Areas to Improve Quality of Services

Deadline 03/21/22 Conference Date: 01/26/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and public health care providers, hospitals, and health clinics in rural areas to improve the quality of health services. Applicants must submit their intent to apply prior to applying and are advised that required registrations m

GrantWatch ID#: 131634

Grant to a USA Graduate Student for Research Addressing Child Psychology

Deadline 06/15/22

Grant of $8,000 to a USA graduate student for research addressing child psychology. Funding is intended to support innovative and impactful projects that study the relationship between self-identity and scholastic achievement, primarily for children in kindergarten thro

GrantWatch ID#: 132694

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Medical Procedures to Benefit Rescue Animals

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for medical procedures to benefit rescue animals and place them for adoption. Funding is intended for procedures that will benefit animals who have suffered abuse or neglect. The purpose of the program is to allow an

GrantWatch ID#: 132697