Tribal Eco-Ambassadors Program

Type: 
Climate Programs
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
EPA
Description: 

Applications accepted continuously. EPA conducts research in partnership with tribal colleges and universities (TCUs). Selected professors from eight different TCUs will receive funding and technical support from EPA to work with a group of students to solve environmental and public health issues most important to their tribal communities, ranging from sustainable building materials to monitoring of local drinking water wells.

Category: 
Health, Research, Water, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: 
Varies
Matching Funds: 
NA
Eligibility: 
Professors from tribal colleges and universities (TCUs).
Contact Information: 
Shira Sternberg (202-564-0467) sternberg.shira@epa.gov; or Marissa McInnis (202 564-2467) mcinnis.marissa@epa.gov
Status/Type: 
Program