FY2019 Marine Debris Research

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
NOAA
Description: 

Deadline Passed 12/14/2018. Deadline Unknown for 2019The NOAA Marine Debris Program (MDP), authorized in the Marine Debris Act (33 U.S.C. 1951-1958), provides funding to support eligible organizations to conduct research directly related to marine debris through field, laboratory, and modeling experiments. The MDP invites applications for research funding in any of three areas of focus: research that explores the ecological risk associated with marine debris and determines debris exposure levels; research that examines the fate and transport of marine debris; and/or research that quantifies habitat impacts resulting from marine debris and the gains in ecosystem services that result when debris is removed.

Category: 
marine debris, research, ecological health, habitat health
Funding Amount: 
$75,000-$350,000
Matching Funds: 
Yes

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Tribal Governments included in eligibility
Contact Information: 
Tom Barry tom.barry@noaa.gov 240-533-0425