Environmental Research Career/Job Training Grant Program

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Subject: Environmental Education, Job/Career Training, Youth Development
Deadline: Jan. 24, 2017

"The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Research and Development (ORD) seeks applications from eligible entities to enter into a cooperative agreement with EPA that will provide training opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students on-site at ORD’s Ground Water and Ecosystems Research Division (GWERD) research facilities located in Ada, Oklahoma.  It is envisioned that the training program will increase both the effectiveness and number of future environmental scientists. The training received under the mentorship of EPA scientists will complement the trainees’ academic coursework. The recipient will be responsible for ensuring that the training projects are supportive of the trainees’ academic training.  Some appropriate fields of study for trainees include, but are not limited to, environmental science, water policy, chemistry, engineering, computer science, ecology, and physical and biological sciences."

Funder: The Environmental Protection Agency
Eligibility: This solicitation is available to each state, territory and possession, and tribal nation of the U.S., including the District of Columbia, public and private universities and colleges, hospitals, laboratories, state and local government departments, other public or private nonprofit institutions, and foreign entities.
Amount: Up to $800,000
Contact: Link.