Graduate Studies & Research
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Current Opportunities

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Programs

DBID: 1357
Category: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Programs
Program: Plant Feedstock Genomics for Bioenergy: A Joint Research Funding Opportunity Announcement USDA, DOE
Agency: U.S. Department of Energy; Office of Science; Office of Biological and Environmental Research, U. S. Department of Agriculture; National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Deadline: 2/25/2013
 
Description: Funding supports genomics based research that will lead to the improved use of biomass and plant feedstocks for the production of fuels such as ethanol or renewable chemical feedstocks. Specifically, applications are sought for fundamental research on plants that will improve biomass characteristics, biomass yield, or sustainability. Approximately up to $5 million is available to support multiple awards.

DEADLINE NOTICE:
Pre-applications are required and due December 18, 2012. Applications are due February 25, 2013.

LINKS:
Program URL: [https://www.fedconnect.net/FedConnect/Default.htm]
Website: http://www.grants.gov/search/search.do?mode=VIEW&oppId=207833
 
Contact: DOE
Catherine Ronning
Tel: 301-903-9549
Email: Catherine.ronning@science.doe.gov

USDA
Ed Kaleikau
Tel: 202-401-1931
Email: [ekaleikau@nifa.usda.gov]
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