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Most Viewed Awards, Grants, Prizes & Scholarships
Research, Conservation/Management | Idea Wild
Research | American Ornithological Society
Research, Conservation/Management | American Eagle Foundation
Research | Wilson Ornithological Society
Conservation/Management, Organizational Capacity Building | The Darwin Initiative
Research, Conservation/Management | Association of Zoos and Aquariums
Conservation/Management | Georgia Ornithological Society
Research | British Ornithologists' Union
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- UPDATED Application for Bloom Hays Grant
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- FY2018 DoD Legacy Program Request for Pre-proposals - Due April 21 on dodlegacy.org
Mar 16 2017 02:19 PMThe Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment, Safety and Occupational Health has signed the Fiscal Year 2018 DoD Legacy Resource Manag...
- 2017 SER-NE Aimlee Laderman Student Grant- Call for Applications
Feb 20 2017 08:31 AMGreetings from the Society of Ecological Restoration, New England Chapter (SER-NE): We are pleased to announce that the application for the Aimlee...
- CrowdFunding for Young Scientists
Sep 29 2014 02:12 PMHi Everyone,As many of us know, funding right now is dismal for research. Inspired by a blog on the NYtimes website (http://green.blogs.n...ng/?ref...
- NSF blog post on funding rates
Jul 15 2014 12:37 PMDEB Numbers: Where do the various official funding rate numbers come from and why are they different from what your PO tells you? http:...
- NSF blog post on DDIGs
Jul 10 2014 07:59 AMThis blog was recently posted on the NSF's website: DEB Numbers: DDIGing Down into Dissertation Data http://nsfdeb.wordpr...sert...