two researchers in the shallows holding ends of a large netAs part of our mission to enhance the sustainable use and conservation of Alaska’s marine, coastal and watershed resources through research, education and extension, Alaska Sea Grant supports a number of formal, peer-reviewed research projects on a two-year cycle.

Alaska Sea Grant announces request for preliminary proposals

updated 3/18/19

Preliminary proposals closed Friday, February 15, 2019.
Alaska Sea Grant invited preproposals for research projects for the 2020–2022 biennium. We seek creative and innovative research proposals in the natural, social, and education sciences that address one of the following focus areas:

  • Healthy Coastal Ecosystems
  • Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Resilient Communities and Economies
  • Environmental Literacy and Workforce Development

Alaska Sea Grant instructions for full proposal preparation

Full proposal deadline was Friday, May 17, 2019.
Detailed information and instructions for submitting full proposals is available in the Announcement of Funding Opportunity for 2020–2022 (updated March 18, 2019).

Video webinar to assist prospective investigators

In January, Alaska Sea Grant hosted an informational webinar to provide information on best practices and examples of successful engagement (YouTube). View the slides that accompanied the webinar.

Please contact us to be added to our email distribution for research announcements.