Funding Opportunity

Now Open: L'Oreal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Application

Dear Colleague:

Applications for the 2017 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program are now open and are due on Friday, February 3, 2017. The application and more information about the program can be found at

John Wesley Powell Center for Earth System Science; call for proposals

 We are pleased to announce the 2017 (FY18) call for proposals!

The John Wesley Powell Center for Earth System Science Analysis and Synthesis fosters innovative thinking in Earth system science through collaborative synthesis activities. This mission is driven by the growing recognition that synthesis is critical to solving complex problems facing Society.

Announcement of opportunity: Field course on Environmental Monitoring Techniques in the Critical Zone Observatory "Mezquital Valley"

In recognition of the global nature of Critical Zone (CZ) science, the NSF has provided funding to the CZ Observatory (CZO) Science Across Virtual Institutes (SAVI) program to enable travel to CZ sites or pre-eminent laboratories overseas to further the investigation of the CZ.

Vermont EPSCoR seeks postdoc for research on soil-stream-lake processes

Vermont EPSCoR is recruiting several postdoctoral associates to join our cutting-edge NSF funded research on Basin Resilience to Extreme Events (BREE).  We are initiating a five-year award of large-scale interdisciplinary studies which will determine how the Lake Champlain Basin’s landscape, watershed and lake conditions respond to extreme weather events and will test policy scenarios for enhancing resilience using our comprehensive Integrated Assessment Model (IAM).

CZO SAVI & French RBV Scholars Program-- Deadline May 15th!

CZO Science Across Virtual Institutes/ French RBV Scholars Program
Deadline: May 15, 2016

This announcement is an open solicitation for applications by graduate students or postgraduates at U.S. universities to receive funds for international travel to French Critical Zone Observatories during 2016. A similar program of research-related travel awards is being offered by France to support travel by their students to U.S. CZOs.

eLTER offers in-person Transnational Access to 18 well-equipped, long-term ecosystem research sites in Europe.

eLTER offers in-person (physical) Transnational Access (TA) to 18 well-equipped, long-term ecosystem research sites across major European socioeconomic and environmental gradients in 17 countries. 

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How to submit a proposal to the USGS Powell Center

Proposals for the John Wesley Powell Center for Analysis and Synthesis are due January 31, 2016.
If you have an interest and questions about how to develop a proposal for synthesis efforts,
please join in a
WEBINAR on Friday December 11, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time

Teleconference: USGS/DOI 703-648-4848
Toll free: 855-547-8255
Code: 571-323-83#