Climate Program Office FY 2019

Type: 
Funding
Grant Deadline: 
11/20/2018
Organization: 
Dept. of Commerce
Description: 

This funding opportunity is focused on conducting and supporting weather and climate research, oceanic and atmospheric observations, modeling, information management, assessments, interdisciplinary decision-support research, outreach, education, and partnership development. Climate variability and change present society with significant economic, health, safety, and security challenges and opportunities. In meeting these challenges, and as part of NOAA's climate portfolio within the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), the Climate Program Office (CPO) advances scientific understanding, monitoring, and prediction of climate and its impacts, to enable effective decisions. These investments are key to NOAA's mission of "Science, Service, and Stewardship" and are guided by the agency's vision to create and sustain enhanced resilience in ecosystems, communities, and economies. Letters of intent are due by 5pm Eastern Time on September 10th by email. 

Category: 
climate administration, climate change, adaptation, climate science, planning, management
Funding Amount: 
$50,000-300,000
Matching Funds: 
No
Eligibility: 
Eligible applicants are institutions of higher education, other nonprofits, commercial organizations, international organizations, and state, local and Indian tribal governments
Contact Information: 
Diane Brown CPO Grants Manager diane.brown@noaa.gov