Program Update: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative – August 2011
The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GRI) awarded $112.5 Million over the next three years to eight research consortia (RFP I) to study the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the Gulf of Mexico.
The GRI will release RFP II in the fall with up to $7.5 million per year available for PI-based research across the five GRI research themes.
The GRI Research Board is seeking candidates for the position of Chief Scientific Officer. For more information, visit http://www.gulfresearchinitiative.org/2011/opportunity-gri-chief-scientific-officer/.
And for more information about the GRI, please visit http://www.gulfresearchinitiative.org/.