BOEM FY 2017 Louisiana Coastal Marine Institute

The summary for the BOEM FY 2017 Louisiana Coastal Marine Institute grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management , which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
BOEM FY 2017 Louisiana Coastal Marine Institute: This Program Announcement provides the vehicle for Louisiana State University (LSU) to submit proposals with matching funds to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) for consideration for funding in Fiscal Year 2017. This announcement identifies specific proposals that are invited based on a recently completed review of letters of intent submitted by LSU. The Environmental Studies Program (ESP) of the BOEM is offering a cooperative agreement opportunity through Louisiana Coastal Marine Institute (CMI) to Louisiana State University (LSU) and other units within the LSU system that have the ability to conduct research in topics that serve the public interest of safe and environmentally sound energy production and meet the goals of the BOEM. This announcement is specifically to request proposals for the following selected research topics: 1) Offshore Oil and Gas Activity Impacts on Eco-System Services in the Gulf of Mexico, 2) Effects of Deepwater Offshore Oil Spills on the Contamination of Seabed Sediments, 3) Temporal Changes in Chemical and Biological Processes Within Sediment Borrow Areas in Coastal Louisiana, 4) Effects of Oil on Coastal Marsh Soil Strength and Vegetation Growth, 5) The Use of Immigrant Labor in the Gulf Coast Energy Industry, 6) Development of a Biochar-Biosurfactant Management Strategy for Enhancing Effectiveness of Land Farming Treatment of Offshore Drilling Wastes, and 7) Development of a Monitoring Program to Track Evolution and Recovery of Louisiana Sediment Borrow Areas.
Federal Grant Title: BOEM FY 2017 Louisiana Coastal Marine Institute
Federal Agency Name: Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (DOI-MMS)
Grant Categories: Environment
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: M17AS00008
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 15.422
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: March 20th, 2017
Original Application Deadline: March 20th, 2017
Posted Date: February 2nd, 2017
Creation Date: February 2nd, 2017
Archive Date: May 5th, 2017
Total Program Funding: $296,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $296,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $20,000
Expected Number of Awards: 3
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Last Updated: February 2nd, 2017
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Program Announcement included under RELATED DOCUMENTS tab
Grant Announcement Contact
Lead Contract Specialist Christy Tardiff 703-787-1367

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