Author: Robert Mills

Woodcut Print Wins 2018 Biorenewables Art Competition

A five-color woodcut print has been named best-in-show at the ninth annual Biorenewables Art Competition held Apr. 20, 2018. Rachel Deutmeyer, a graduate student in the Art and Visual Culture (AVC) program at Iowa State University, won for her work entitled “Theodore.” The work becomes part of the Biorenewables Research Laboratory’s permanent art collection, and … Continue reading Woodcut Print Wins 2018 Biorenewables Art Competition

Ghosh Wins Best Poster Award

Arpa Ghosh, a student of BEI director Robert C. Brown, won a Best Poster Presentation Award at the 5th Graduate and Professional Student Research Conference on April 11, 2018 at Iowa State University. Her poster was entitled, “Fermentable sugars from woody biomass using THF/water and acid catalyst.” The award was given to the eight best … Continue reading Ghosh Wins Best Poster Award

Funding Opportunities | USDA announcement for proposals to provide NRCS easement programs restoration assistance

Sponsor: USDA: Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Title Announcement for proposals to provide NRCS easement programs restoration assistance, USDA-NRCS-US-WRP-ACEP-EWPP-HFRP-18-01   Website: https://www.grants.gov/custom/viewOppDetails.jsp?oppId=301953 Pre-Proposal/LOI: n/a Deadline: May 18, 2018 Funding range: Awards will be 3 years in duration. No Minimum/Maximum request. $250M available; USDA anticipates making 50 award(s). No cost share Topics: The Natural Resources Conservation Service … Continue reading Funding Opportunities | USDA announcement for proposals to provide NRCS easement programs restoration assistance

Funding Opportunities | NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018

Sponsor: NASA: Science Mission Directorate Title Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018 (ROSES–2018), NNH18ZDA001N Website: https://science.nasa.gov/researchers/sara/grant-solicitations Pre-Proposal/LOI: YES, Notice of Intent (may be recommended or required depending on which which section you apply to) Deadline: Deadline changes depending on which section you apply to. See solicitation, or “Topics” section below. Topics: Examples of  … Continue reading Funding Opportunities | NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018

Funding Opportunities | Paul L. Busch Award (Applied Water Quality Research)

Sponsor: The Water Research Foundation Title Paul L. Busch Award (Applied Water Quality Research) Website: http://www.werf.org/i/Awards/Paul_Busch_Award/a/Awards/PaulLBuschAward/Paul_L_Busch_Award.aspx?hkey= 810816a2-97d5-40b0-bdce-c64ef4b57116 Pre-Proposal/LOI: n/a Deadline: June 1, 2018 Funding range: $100,000 Topics: The WERF Endowment for Innovation in Applied Water Quality Research recognizes outstanding achievement and creative vision through the Paul L. Busch Award. Each year, the award seeks to … Continue reading Funding Opportunities | Paul L. Busch Award (Applied Water Quality Research)



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