Author: Robert Mills

Funding Opportunity | Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)

Sponsor: Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) Title: Seeding Solutions 2020 Website: https://foundationfar.org/seeding-solutions/ Proposal Type: Notice of Intent to publish Pre-Application and Full Proposal (Opportunity opens January 20th, 2020) Deadline: Pre-Application due February 26, 2020 (anticipated); Full Proposal due June 19, 2020 (anticipated) Funding range: $300,000 – $1,000,000 Topics: This year, FFAR is prioritizing … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)

Funding Opportunity | Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Foundational and Applied Science

Sponsor: USDA NIFA AFRI Title: Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Foundational and Applied Science; USDA-NIFA-AFRI-007052 Department of Agriculture Website: https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=323147 Proposal Type: LOI (if required by topic) and Full Proposal (varies by Project Priority Area/Topic, See RFP) Deadline: Varies by Project Priority Area / Topic, See RFP Funding range: Varies by Project Priority Area … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Agriculture and Food Research Initiative – Foundational and Applied Science

Funding Opportunity | Systems Biology Research to Advance Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Development

Sponsor: DOE (OS/BER) Title: Systems Biology Research to Advance Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Development; DE-FOA-0002214 Website: https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=323256 Proposal Type: Pre-proposal, Full Application Deadline: Pre-proposal due January 27, 2020, Full Application due March 9, 2020 Funding range: $1,000,000 – $3,000,000; No cost sharing is required Topics: In this FOA, applications are requested for: Systems-level research to improve … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Systems Biology Research to Advance Sustainable Bioenergy Crop Development

Funding Opportunity | Range Extenders for Electric Aviation with Low Carbon and High Efficiency

Sponsor: DOE ARPA-E Title: RANGE EXTENDERS FOR ELECTRIC AVIATION WITH LOW CARBON AND HIGH EFFICIENCY (REEACH); DE-FOA-0002240 Website: https://arpa-e-foa.energy.gov/#FoaId2b149083-ee1b-4b74-809f-4256735c8060 Proposal Type: Concept Paper Deadline: Concept paper due January 31, 2020; Full Proposal due date TBA Funding range: $500,000 – $10,000,000; if submitted by ISU and/or educational institutions, domestic non-profits, or FFRDCs, no cost share is … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | Range Extenders for Electric Aviation with Low Carbon and High Efficiency

Iowa State Grad Student Claims Second Place in tcbiomassplus2019 Poster Competition

Chad Peterson, a BEI research assistant and Ph.D. student in mechanical engineering at Iowa State University, won second place in the Student Poster Challenge at the tcbiomassplus2019 conference held in October 2019 in Rosemont, IL. The event is an international conference focusing on the science of thermochemical conversion of biomass and municipal solid waste (MSW) to … Continue reading Iowa State Grad Student Claims Second Place in tcbiomassplus2019 Poster Competition



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