NC Sea Grant Seeks Coastal Research Proposals

November 11, 2020 | Allison Fisk

North Carolina Sea Grant is opening its 2022-2024 proposal process for applied research to address problems affecting coastal ecosystems, economies, and communities. The first deadline is Jan. 11, 2021. “This opportunity provides funding to tackle real-world problems,” notes Susan White, Sea Grant executive director. “We welcome proposals from researchers with a diverse range of experiences and backgrounds, who will bring strategies to consider coastal, marine and watershed issues important to North Carolina.”

2022 Knauss Fellowship Applications Open

October 27, 2020 | Katie Mosher

The Knauss Fellowship program places graduate students in Washington, D.C. to work on federal policies and processes that affect ocean, coastal and Great Lakes issues.

Coastwatch Magazine Earns National Accolades

October 26, 2020 | Lee Cannon

The National Sea Grant Communicators network singled out Coastwatch magazine for recognition during a virtual celebration of the network’s biannual Excellence in Communication Award. The magazine was the sole periodical from 34 Sea Grant programs across the country that judges named among the three finalists for the award.

Harrison Earns Sea Grant Honor for National Diversity Efforts

October 26, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Jane Harrison, North Carolina Sea Grant’s coastal economics specialist, recently accepted honors for leadership of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Visioning Team for the National Sea Grant Network.

New NC Climate Education Network Launches a Climate Resiliency Art Contest

October 22, 2020 | Lauren Pharr

Students interested in staying connected with the latest in climate education in North Carolina can learn about the network and participate in the Climate Resiliency Art Contest.