EAR's Geoinformatics Program Proposal Submission Hiatus
June 29, 2017
The Geoinformatics program, inaugurated in 2011, will undergo review in 2017. As such, there will be a one year hiatus in the acceptance of proposals effective immediately. New project proposals will not be accepted in 2017. Continuing grant increments for active awards will continue to be funded in the interim.... [Read more....]
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