Study: U.S. Flood Damage Risk Is Underestimated

March 10, 2022 | Lauren Pharr

Recent flood maps from the Federal Emergency Management Agency might not capture the full extent of flood risk, according to research by a team from NC State University. The study was supported by the U.S. Geological Survey Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center and North Carolina Sea Grant.

NC Sea Grant Announces Winners of the Coastal Resilience Team Competition

March 1, 2022 | Lauren Pharr

Students from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have been selected to receive funding in North Carolina Sea Grant’s first Coastal Resilience Team Competition. The team will collaborate on the project: Incorporating Ecosystem Services into Flood-Resilience Planning in New Bern, North Carolina.

2022 NC Coastal Research Fellowship Opens for Proposals

January 20, 2022 | Lauren Pharr

North Carolina Sea Grant and the N.C. Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve are accepting applications for the 2022 North Carolina Coastal Research Fellowship. The deadline is March 4, 2022.

Applications Open for NC Sea Grant/WRRI Graduate Student Research Projects

September 7, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

North Carolina Sea Grant and the NC Water Resources Research Institute are seeking applications for graduate student research projects. Graduate students in good academic standing and currently enrolled in accredited colleges and universities in North Carolina are eligible to apply.

STEM Policy Fellows

NC Science Policy Fellows Begin State Government Assignments

August 3, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

Four new North Carolina STEM Policy Fellows are beginning their yearlong roles in high-level state government offices. The fellowship provides in-state, non-academic career opportunities for recent graduate students in science, technology, engineering and math disciplines.