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Water Resources Research Institute

Water Resources Research Institute
of the University of North Carolina System

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Annual Call for Pre–Proposals

The FY 2015-2016 call for pre–proposals is now open. For reference and preparation for this year's call, please see the documents below.

UPDATED: FY 2015-2016 Call Details and Submission Instructions (Download Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this document)

Research Priorities (Download Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this document)

Submission/Procedure Questions:
Anna Martin
Program Coordinator
Ph: 919-513-1203
Research Questions:
Dr. John Fear
Deputy Director
Ph: 919-515–9104

Research Proposal Timeline

WRRI Research Proposal 2014 Timeline
September Full proposals sent for peer review and evaluated by WRRI
June 6 Pre-proposals due electronically to WRRI by 4:00 pm EDT
June-July Pre-proposals are reviewed
July PIs notified of pre-proposal results. Full proposals solicited
Mid August Full proposals due
WRRI Research Proposal 2015 Timeline
Early January PIs notified of status of full proposals
January 15 Proposals to receive USGS funding submitted to USGS by WRRI
March 1 USGS-funded research projects start
March – June Other funded research projects start
WRRI Research Proposal 2016 Timeline
February 28 USGS-funded research projects conclude
March – June Other funded research projects conclude


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