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UDaily: Grants available - DENIN offers Environmental Frontier grants for UD faculty

The Delaware Environmental Institute(DENIN) invites applications from University of Delaware faculty members for the Environmental Frontier Grants Program. The purpose of the program is to build research teams that will be competitive for larger, follow-on competitions for federal, state, foundation or industry funding of environmentally focused research.

DENIN anticipates selecting up to five projects for funding this year. Applicants may request up to $50,000 in direct costs. An Environmental Frontier grant can support students or postdoctoral fellows, supplies, or travel directly related to the project. Investigators may elect to spend grant funds over a one- or two-year period.