Aquaculture Opportunities from the National Sea Grant Program | 2020

This opportunity is currently open.

National Sea Grant College Program announced a new funding opportunity for research projects and programs that will significantly advance the understanding of the economics of aquaculture business in the U.S. and address gaps regarding important market information.

For more information about this federal funding opportunity, please visit Grants.gov NOAA-OAR-SG-2020-2006331. You can find a downloadable pdf of the full announcement under the “Related Documents” tab.

Required Notice to Submit

If you are interested in applying, a Notice to Submit to this competition must be received via email by both Maine Sea Grant and the National Sea Grant Office by 5:00 p.m. Eastern on February 26, 2020. The Notice to Submit must include the following:

  • Tentative Project Title
  • Tentative Objectives
  • Type of project (individual research project or multi-partner effort)
  • Proposed Sea Grant Program(s) involved
  • Other existing or potential project partners
  • Project point of contact

Sea Grant is hosting an informational webinar on February 5, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern (Register or join here)

Notices to submit are due by 5:00 p.m. on February 26, 2020.
Full proposals are due by 11:59 p.m. on April 22, 2020.

We will be updating this page with additional information from the National Sea Grant Office as it becomes available.