Funding Opportunities for Climate Change at Appalachian State

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Climate Change

15 OpportunitiesDeadlineAmount
Partnership to Advance Conservation Science and Practice (PACSP)
Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO)
24 Apr 2024
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The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation (the foundation) are continuing their partnership to support this program, to be administered by NSF, supporting conservation science and science-informed conservation practice in the United States.
ROSES 2023: Earth Action: Supporting Climate Resilient Communities
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
03 May 2024
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The NASA Earth Science Division (ESD) solicits proposals that support communities in building their resilience to climate impacts through the application of NASA Earth observations. The focus of proposals must be on informing decisions that enhance community-level resilience to episodic and chronic…
Accelerating STEM and Climate Ambitions
United States Department of State (DOS)
05 May 2024
The Public Diplomacy Section (PD) of the U.S. Embassy in Luxembourg, U.S. Department of State, announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out programs strengthening bilateral ties between the United States and Luxembourg on Accelerating STEM and Climate…
ROSES 2024: Modeling, Analysis, and Prediction
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
01 Jul 2024
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NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (SMD) supports a broad portfolio of research in the Earth Science Research Program. Key questions that drive the core research efforts of the Earth Science Division within SMD include:
  • How is the Earth system changing?
  • What are the sources of change in the Earth…
Climate and Health Interdisciplinary Award
Burroughs Wellcome Fund (BWF)
31 Aug 2024
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund Climate and Health Interdisciplinary Award provides support for collaborative exploratory work that opens new ground for comprehensively assessing or mitigating the impacts of climate change on human health. This program will support both individual scientists and…
Environmental Convergence Opportunities in Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems (ECO-CBET)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
17 Sep 2024
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This solicitation will support projects that tackle these grand challenges using a convergent research model that seamlessly integrates fundamental knowledge and expertise from the fields of chemical process, transport, and biological science and engineering with that of the sustainability and…
Organismal Response to Climate Change (ORCC): Expanding Understanding and Improving Predictions of Life on a Warming Planet
Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO)
19 Nov 2024
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The world is currently undergoing unprecedented changes in global climates across all biomes, with effects on nearly every life-form. How organisms respond to these rapidly changing conditions will have large consequences for the growth, reproduction and fitness of individual organisms, the…
 Limited  Environmental and Climate Justice Community Change Grants Program
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
21 Nov 2024
The Environmental and Climate Justice Community Change Grant program (Community Change Grants) – the subject of this NOFO – offers an unprecedented opportunity to transform disadvantaged communities across the United States into healthy, climate resilient, and thriving communities for their current…
Request for Proposals to Fund Expert Teams to Deliver Rapid Solutions to the Most Critical Challenges Facing Humans and our Planet
Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP)
15 Dec 2024
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SNAPP, a first-of-its-kind scientific joint venture between The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), is a tool for developing sustainable solutions to global conservation challenges. Since inception, SNAPP, through its working groups, has provided science and…
 Limited  Frankenthaler Climate Initiative
Helen Frankenthaler Foundation
15 Mar 2025
The Frankenthaler Climate Initiative (FCI) is a pioneering grantmaking program established by the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation in collaboration with RMI and Environment & Culture Partners. Since its inception in 2021, the FCI has distinguished itself as the foremost private national initiative in…
Biodiversity on a Changing Planet (BoCP)
National Science Foundation (NSF)
21 Mar 2025
The biodiversity found in nature is essential for healthy ecosystems and human well-being. However, the disruption and decline of Earth’s biodiversity is currently occurring at an unprecedented rate. The resulting shifts in biodiversity dynamics-- including changes in the scope and structure of…
ROSES 2024: Solar System Observations
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
28 Mar 2025
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Solar System Observations (SSO) supports astronomical observations that seek to understand the physical, chemical, and dynamical processes that shape the atmospheres, exospheres, surfaces, interiors, and motions of Solar System objects. With ROSES-2022, SSO started soliciting proposals for analysis…
ROSES 2024: Solar System Workings
Science Mission Directorate (SMD)
28 Mar 2025
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This program solicits investigations that address compelling scientific questions into the evolution of our Solar System during the time that large planetary bodies were in or near their modern configuration up to the present day. Typical studies focus on: planetary bodies and/or their satellites…
Atmospheric Chemistry
Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS)
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The Program supports research on the sources, sinks, transport, and transformation of gases and aerosols in the atmosphere through models, observations, and experiments, including homogeneous and heterogeneous chemical reactions, emissions, deposition, atmospheric oxidation and photochemistry,…
Climate and Large-Scale Dynamics (CLD)
Directorate for Geosciences (GEO)
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The goals of the Program are to: (i) advance knowledge about the processes that force and regulate the atmosphere's synoptic and planetary circulation, weather and climate, and (ii) sustain the pool of human resources required for excellence in synoptic and global atmospheric dynamics and climate…
Published: Apr 3, 2024 1:16pm